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Sybase ASE Tech Talk Podcast – FIXED!

Do you remember when I posted about the new Sybase ASE Tech Talk Podcast?  I brought up a number of issues that haven’t been addressed yet by Sybase.  If you care about any of these, please email Sybase! As it is just starting out, there...

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Sybase.com: Be NOT afraid

  Sybase is apparently changing their website.  These are relatively minor changes but are significant enough to mess with your bookmarks.  Just to make sure that no one panics.   Now, if they would fix Case Express to work properly… To all customers who access the...

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I love this video

Even though it is a Burger King ad, I just love the concept. I’m sorry to anyone that may be offended, but sometimes we men just have to be men 🙂

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Should “return” reset @@error?

SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise

Drew Montgomery brought the fact that Sybase ASE’s sp_password stored procedure raises the appropriate error message if it is unable to update the password of a login then returns "1" indicating a failure: /* ** Encrypt and store the input @new_password. ** @caller_password will be...

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Sybase’s setup causes some installs of ASE to fail

SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise

ASE 12.5.4 setup (java version of Installshield) unsets LD_POINTER_GUARD, which will cause some linux distributions to fail to ‘setup’ dataserver. This appears to be a variation of the issue raised in the "Sybase’s Backup Server for Linux (64bit) is broken 🙁" post.  What is unclear...

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What’s for dinner?

Chicken Paprikash — decidedly unkosher 1 lb chicken pieces2 Tbl olive oil1 onion, chopped4 teaspoons paprika1/2 cup white wine1/2 cup chicken stock8 ounces sourcream2 Tbl floursalt and pepper   Brown the chicken in the olive oil and remove from pan, salt and pepper the chicken. ...

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IRC channel for Sybase!

For those of you that would love to chat with people about Sybase online but don’t want to bother with the Sybase Newsgroups or just want to hang out with fellow people interested in Sybase, come join me in our very own IRC channel! IRC...

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