Error 8704



Message text

Could not get the address lock. address=0x%1x, status=%d.


Address locks control memory addresses. They are used for:

The Site Buffer Manager is one of the managers that control Server-to-Server communications.

Error 8704 occurs when the Site Buffer Manager fails to get an address lock for an active site buffer and fails to attach a logical connection to it. This error is caused by an Adaptive Server problem.


Shut down and restart Adaptive Server.

If this error persists, setting up a configurable shared memory dump (CSMD) may be helpful in determining the root cause for this error. Information about CSMD can be found in the section “Other Useful Tasks” in the most recent version of Troubleshooting and Disaster Recovery.

Additional information

Have the information available listed in “Reporting errors”, including the output of sp_configure, sp_who, and dbcc lock before calling Sybase Technical Support.

Versions in which this error is raised

All versions