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1893348 - SQL Anywhere client fails - failed to allocate a SYSV semaphore


SQL Anywhere database connection reports : Insufficient system resources - failed to allocate a SYSV semaphore



  • SAP Sybase SQL Anywhere :,,,, and up and all versions of 12.0.0
  • Linux
  • AIX
  • HP-UX
  • Mac OS


SAP Sybase SQL Anywhere 12.0 ; SQL Anywhere 9.0 ; Sybase SQL Anywhere 10.0 ; Sybase SQL Anywhere 11.0


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