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2205980 - Admin tools return "Authentication violation SQLCODE: -98" - SQL Anywhere


  • Connecting to an authenticated server using SQL Anywhere tools such as dbisql or Sybase Central fails with : 
    [Sybase][ODBC Driver][SQL Anywhere]Authentication violation SQLCODE: -98

    Note : if connecting with an application other than "dbisql" or "Sybase Central", please follow SAP KBA 2093581



SAP SQL Anywhere 12.0.1 Builds 4294 up to 12.0.1 4306
SAP SQL Anywhere 16.0.0 Builds 2156 and up 2169

All suppoprted platforms.


SAP SQL Anywhere 16.0


KBA , BC-SYB-SQA , SQL Anywhere (on premise, on demand) , Problem

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