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2211722 - SAP SQL Anywhere fails with error - permission denied, but user has all read-write permissions.


  • Database server fails to start with error : Database cannot be started -- Permission denied
  • DBSPAWN ERROR: -105 Database cannot be started -- Access is denied
  • User appears to have all permissions to all directories and files



  • SAP SQL Anywhere - all supported versions running on Linux/Unix.


SAP SQL Anywhere 16.0 ; SAP SQL Anywhere 17.0 ; SAP Sybase SQL Anywhere 12.0


McAfee, root,user,directory,ASA,SQA,SQLAnywhere,chattr,lsattr , KBA , BC-SYB-SQA , SQL Anywhere (on premise, on demand) , Problem

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