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2153912 - ASE Perl Driver: 'Can't locate in @INC' after running perl samples - SDK for SAP ASE


  • Installed the SDK for SAP ASE 15.7/16.0 to use perl module for ASE (ASE Database Driver for Perl) and get errors when running the sample (or custom applications).
  • You might see compilation errors like the following.
  • If Perl version is lower than 5.14:
    • perl
      Can't locate in @INC
      (@INC contains: /SAP/OCS-15_0/perl/sybaseperl_32/lib/lib /SAP/OCS-15_0/perl/sybaseperl_32/lib/arch
      /usr/perl5/5.8.4/lib/sun4-solaris-64int /usr/perl5/5.8.4/lib /usr/perl5/site_perl/5.8.4/sun4-solaris-64int
      /usr/perl5/site_perl/5.8.4 /usr/perl5/site_perl /usr/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.4/sun4-solaris-64int /usr/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.4 /usr/perl5/vendor_perl .)
      at line 91.
      BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at line 91.
  • If Perl version is greater than 5.14 (like 5.20.2 for example):
    • perl
      Perl API version v5.14.0 of DBD::SybaseASE does not match v5.20.0 at
      /usr/local/perl-5.20.2/lib/5.20.2/x86_64-linux-thread-multi/ line 216.
      Compilation failed in require at line 92.
      BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at line 92.




  • ASE Database Driver for Perl [DBD::SybaseASE]
  • ASE 15.7 and 16.0
  • SDK for SAP ASE 15.7/16.0
    • Client-Library 15.7/16.0
  • Supported on:
    • Solaris SPARC and Intel, 32bit, non-threaded
    • IBM P Series Linux 32bit, threaded
    • HP/UX Itanium, 32bit, threaded
    • IBM RS6000 AIX, 32bit, threaded
    • Linux on AMD/Intel 64bit, threaded
    • Windows 64-bit
  • Requires DBI 1.616 or higher
  • Perl 5.14.0, 5.14.1, 5.14.2 [not listed in documentation but does work]


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise SDK 16.0 ; Sybase SDK 15.7 ; Sybase Software Developer Kit 15.7


ASE Module for Perl,pm,script language,SybaseASE.dll,, , KBA , BC-SYB-SDK , SDK , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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