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1867793 - "Master already in use" & "Unable to read primary master device" on starting SAP ASE


When trying to start an ASE server, the following messages are returned to the console terminal screen and the ASE errorlog file:

basis_dlock: file '/path/ASE/data/master.dat' already in use by an ASE
kdconfig: unable to read primary master device
kiconfig: read of config block failed



SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise all versions


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