When I start Sybase server, I get the following error message: I/O error Fatal error: Unknown device error -- transaction rolled back

Article Number: 100
Created On: 2009-03-25 2:57 PM
Author: Datacolor [tpine@datacolor.com]

URL : http://knowledgebase.datacolor.com/question.php?ID=100


It is generally due to a damaged data file.

Try to copy the database, you will get certainly the following Windows error:

Cannot copy dci_itm : Data error (cyclic redundancy check)

Solution:

Restore a backup on a safe hard disk.


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