A range of RDBMS and BI products from Sybase Corporation, distantly related to MS SQL Server. Their RDBMS offerings span the full range from an enterprise-grade "big iron" RDBMS down to a lightweight mobile RDBMS. On the BI side, they have a DW/BI solution called Sybase IQ.

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Getting database usage of all the database at once in Sybase

How can I get the database usage of all the databases at once? sp_spaceused and sp_helpdb <dbname> only gives the usage one at a time. I use the Sybase Central client.
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How does Sybase store datatime information?

We have a Sybase database that currently stores datetime values in some of the tables. If we move that server with the Sybase database to another country which is in another time zone, will the ...
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Transfer an Advantage Database's Schema/Data to a PostgreSQL Platform Using C# Program

I am currently in the process of writing a .NET program with C# to transfer a database on a Sybase/Advantage 9.1 platform to a PostgreSQL 9.3.4 platform. I am doing this transfer in two stages - ...
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Performance tuning in Sybase

Does Sybase have a tool like AWR in Oracle which can be used to identify high load SQL, tell the important waits that are happening, help in understanding the workload? What are the main tools to be ...
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SQLRemote: Implicit synch of connected objects

I'm looking for the best way to synchronise foreign key relations with SQLRemote. So having e.g. this two tables CREATE TABLE table1( id integer not null default autoincrement, name ...
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Date and Time in Log file

I've the translated Sybase ASA 9 log file, and the log looks like --UPDATE-1120-05402698411 UPDATE DBA.titulo_receber SET dt_pagto='2014/apr/28 11:06:08.593', id_situacao='BA', ...
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Sybase Replication rs_subcmp can ignore length?

I want to use rs_subcmp utility to sync one table. I've created a config file but I got the following error: Length mismatch for column #9 between the primary (50) and the replicate (100). ...
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How to select full text in the blob type?

There's some large text segments stored in database table BLOB column, and when I query that column against database , usually only part of that large texts get displayed. I am not sure whether this ...
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advantage database server current database name

How to get current database name in advantage database server? I don't know which query will answer this question. I have tried select top 10 * from system.logins but I got below error message: ...
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How to configure connection accessing Sybase Anywhere from Sybase IQ via ODBC on Linux

I'm trying to access an ASA16 server from IQ16 via ODBC driver. Both servers are installed on the same Linux box. I've installed unixodbc-bin and added a file .odbc.init into home of user running ...
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How to get list of tables, views etc. a users has rights to on Sybase IQ?

I'm looking for a way to get a list of views, tables, procesdures etc, a user has been granted to. A select onto SYSROLEGRANTS helped me to find basic role of users -- but not more like this. So ...
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Sybase ASE 12 question

I support a database that has many tables that hold very similar data. Over time, much of this data isn't needed, and the table names are dynamic as an application is creating these tables, and the ...
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What's the best way to get data for sampling points within a timeframe

I'm looking for some advicse, how to setup a set of queries, which are checking for a aggregated value for sampling points within a time period. This should run at an IQ-server, so maybe not this many ...
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Sybase ASE 12.5 on VMWare extremely slow cursors

There is a poorly written stored proc in an older Sybase 12.5 database that I need to make faster, but I can't change the code. I can change the database settings, indexes, engines, OS settings, etc. ...
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OLE DB Sybase Connection Failing

I have a connection to a Sybase database which we stage in a SQL Server 2008R2 database. I can connect the the database and the connection tests out fine. I am using an OLE DB source with a Sybase ...
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ASE 15.03 mixed data and log segements [duplicate]

I have a DB with mixed data & log segments. I also have some log on data device & the other way too.. The target is to have the data & log segments aligned properly , please guide me how ...
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Sybase9, not using full system capacity

The SSD I/O capacity is around 450MB. When I copy files from one folder to another I can see in the Windows Resource Monitor that the sum of read/write speed gets around 450MB. Why the same wont ...
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Limiting memory for Sybase SQL Anywhere

I have to use Sybase's SQL Anywhere for a project so it has been put on a VM. Memory consumption is particularly high for a not overly taxed database and it's putting a lot of pressure on the VM. ...
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How to know spid which is filling tempdb from temp table name in sybase

I received alert that tempdb is going to be full and temp table name aslo provided. Now I want to know how to check which spid is filling tempdb from temp tablename.
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Backup & recovery strategies for Partitioned Database in Sybase ASE

I need to know about backup & recovery strategies for partitioned Database in Sybase ASE 15.7 . I am not worried about transaction failure & recovery scenarios We have already faced this 2 ...
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How can I create view with parameters in Sybase SQL Anywhere?

A view with Sybase cannot take parameters. Is there a way to do this?
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Script or any method in sybase iq 15.2 that will log user's queries,access to database

I am struggling to get way to log user connection access,queries that are fired to database(SYBASE IQ 15.2). I tried request level logging but it has great performance impact.Is there any way ,script ...
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How to split/explode comma delimited string field into SQL query

I have field id_list='1234,23,56,576,1231,567,122,87876,57553,1216' and I want to use it to search IN this field: SELECT * FROM table1 WHERE id IN (id_list) id is integer id_list is varchar/text ...
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kerberos authentication in sybase

we are setting up Kerberos authentication in Sybase (linux). DB version is 15.7. We are using Active directory for kerberos. We have done the configuration settings on the DB side and kerberos is ...
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How to calculate the ratio insert/select against a table to manage the index in Sybase ASE?

To create/manage indexes of a table, it is important to know the ratio insert/select or modification/reporting. For instance, if there are more INSERTS than SELECT against a table, we should try to ...
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how to view content of xbase procedures?

I would like to view the code of my xbase stored procedures. I recognize that show procedures gives me the list of procedures. Can anyone instruct me on how to get the actual code for the stored ...
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SQL nested select (query rows after variable), running slow

Have large table (Sybase) rows = 6276225. I'm pulling call status and my query is very slow. In effect what I’m trying to do is pull data for any event after my variable. While querying for just one ...
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update statement with self join

I needed to copy information from one row of a table to another. I noticed I could do the following: update address set col1 = a2.col1, col2 = a2.col2, .....etc from address a1, address a2 where ...
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Sybase SQL - Truncation error occurred. Command has been aborted and find CACHE QUALITY

Need help with below code, as it fails with truncation error Truncation error occurred. Command has been aborted. create table monCacheQuality ( ServerName sysname ...
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How can I migrate a sybase database to mysql? [closed]

I've been tasked with migrating a fairly complex legacy Sybase database into a MySQL database and I have no idea where to start. I can't use any off the shelf software, so I'm going to have to write ...
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Load sybase .db into new sybase developer server

We've got a few .db files laying around here which were created by Sybase (version 8.x, I guess) and I've the task to extract some data from those old databases. Now I've installed the latest Sybase ...
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Search every column in every table in Sybase Database

I'm been taxed with the task of creating an application that pulls data from our Micros Point of Sales system. The POS is using a Sybase database running on one of our servers. The database schema is ...
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Sybase Databse Migration from 11.5 to 15

I have to migrate the Sybase Database from 11.5 version to 15. I would like to know few things mentioned below - i) What are the neccessary steps i need to follow in this migration. ii) What are the ...
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Difference between reorg-rebuild and index re-create in Sybase ASE

Could someone please explain what the main differences are between reorg-rebuilds and index re-creation in Sybase ASE?
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Does fast bcp replicate in sybase sql statement replication?

Is it possible to replicate fast bcp using sql statement replication in sybase?
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Sybase ASE 15 “reorg rebuild” fixes performance issues - why and how to tell when it's needed?

I had a table of several million rows in a Sybase ASE 15 server which was running extremely slow, even basic queries would take 5 minutes to execute, for example: SELECT COUNT(1) FROM TABLENAME; ...
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Whether it means the end time of the SYBASE LICENSE?

I want to know the meaning of "2013.03010/permanent/0C94 6187 B194 DF07", Whether it means the end time of the SYBASE LICENSE? sybase log 00:00000:00016:2011/01/03 14:15:37.02 kernel SySAM: ...
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Parameter for Sybase Sql Anywhere 12 Serverport

If SQL Server Anywhere is started via "dbsrv12.exe -z -x tcpip " it opens a Serverport. Default is 2638. If more then one database is opened, the other ones are getting "some" serverports. How ...
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How compatible are Sybase and SQL Server clients connecting to the alternate back end?

Given the shared history of the Sybase and SQL Server products, and their use of a similar (identical?) wire protocol in TDS, what definite statements can be made, if any, about cross compatibility. ...
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Which database tool to connect to Sybase 15 servers?

The Sybase servers which I am working on have just been switched to LDAP authentication. I was using DBArtisan before that, and used to input separate login name and password. Now I don't see any ...
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Sybase ASA 9 Central exception on connecting to old database

I have installed sybase ASA 9 i used the sybase central to connect to an old version .db file of ASA version 6, a wizard popup and ask yes or no to unload the database .. for upgrade i click yes ...
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Sybase anywhere sql server connection problems

in my work we have a software system based on sybase adaptive server any where version 6 installed on a windows server 2008. the system work fine but after a period of time from system start problems ...
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How are foreign keys resolved when creating tables in batch?

I am creating a database version management tool with the goal of being able to recreate a database from scratch using text/sql files contained in source control. As part of establishing a baseline ...
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How to import Sybase .db file into SQL Server database?

I've been given a Sybase .db file by a client and I need to import that into a new SQL Server database so that I may see the data as well as the tables and their relationships, any ideas on how that ...
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New transactions during a Sybase “dump database” command

I have a Sybase 15.5 database which is backed up every night using the DUMP DATABASE command. The process takes about 30 minutes. What happens to the transactions that occur within those 30 minutes? ...
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Refactoring Series of UNIONs in single table (SQL/SYBASE)

I am trying to query a database and reformat the rows/columns that I am interested in. Each row in the current table (EQ) represents a field in a form. In reality, there are several hundred FieldNum ...
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How to sync a table between oracle and sybase

I have a table in Sybase (destination) that I would like to keep it synced with a table in Oracle (source) I cannot truncate and populate the table in Sybase because it is used by an application, I ...
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Load database from Solaris (Sybase 15.0.3) to VMWare Solaris (Sybase 15.7.0)

I need to perform a load of a Sybase (15.0.3) Database from a Sun Solaris 5.10 environment (on sparc architecture) to Sybase (15.7.0) on Solaris 10 (on i86pc architecture) running on my vmware ...
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sybase format datetime yyyymmdd

This seems like something trivial would be easy, but I couldn't find a good way to do it. This is what I came up with: select convert(numeric, (select ...
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Strange Sybase / SQL Server linked server issue

I have a sybase table which has a column note varchar(1000) null. The following T-SQL will get the following error if there is a not-null value in note. (sybase is the linked server to the Sybase ...