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2197623 - ASE failed to start because it cannot start network listeners - SAP ASE


When attempting to start ASE, it reports the following errors and a shutdown message in the ASE error log:

network name SAMPLE_HOST_NAME, interface IPv4, address, type tcp, port nnnn, filter NONE ninit: bind, Cannot assign requested address
Cannot allocate resources for listener with protocol tcp, host SAMPLE_HOST_NAME, port nnnn.
Cannot start any network listeners.
ueshutdown: exiting



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


/etc/hosts, "IP address" , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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