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1973564 - How to add additional space after getting an 1816 error (using disk resize) to SAP ASE for Business Suite


The alter database command returns an 1816 error, but space is available on the named device.



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7 for Business Suite
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0 for Business Suite
  • SAP NetWeaver (NW) - All versions 
  • SAP Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 12.5 and higher


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 12.5 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 ; SAP NetWeaver all versions


disk resize, alter database, SQL1816, ASE Error 1816, Msg 1816 , KBA , BC-DB-SYB , SAP Business Suite on Sybase ASE Database Platform , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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