Sybase related error message on softdelete

  • 7016894
  • 09-Oct-2015
  • 02-Jun-2016


Novell ZENworks Configuration Management 11.3


Soft Deleted objects never cleaned up on Sybase database. zman ql -t soft.deleted.objects.cleanup all show F Failed status.

ERROR (in loader-messages.log):

[Loader.SoftDeletedObjectsCleanupHandler] [org.hibernate.exception.DataException: ((Sybase()((JDBC Driver()((SQL Anywhere()Right truncation of string data


This is fixed in version 11.4 - see KB 7016614 "ZENworks Configuration Management 11 SP4 (11.4.0) - update information and list of fixes" which can be found at

Workaround for prior versions:  Contact ZENworks support for a workaround.

Additional Information

Troubleshooting:  select * from zzendelete_log query and get loader-messages.* showing the errors.