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2161414 - Error encountered while binding to the directory service when trying to log into a new created server - SAP SDK


  • Installing SDK for SAP ASE 15.7/16.0 on system where the inode numbers are all greater than 2^32 and running ASE utilities (that are 32-bit) that use ct_connect to establish connectivity to ASE (srvbuild/srvbuildres/isql) receive errors.
  • isql: 
       ct_connect(): directory service layer: internal directory control layer error: There was an error encountered while binding to the directory service.
  • srbuild/srvbuildres: 
       Could not find interfaces file. Warning: Unable to verify /raw_device_path/master device size. Please verify that this device is not already in use and that it has sufficient space available.



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7 and 16.0
  • Linux on IA32 32 bit
  • Linux on x86_64 64 bit
  • SAP Sybase Software Developers Kit (SDK) 15.7
  • SAP Software Developers Kit (SDK) for Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0
  • Open Client Client-Library


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


"Software Developer Kit", DBLIB, dblib, CTLIB, ctlib, OCS, OS, OpenServer, PC Client, SDK for SAP ASE, CR#783094, CR783094, 783094, interfaces , KBA , BC-SYB-SDK , SDK , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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