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2456365 - Hostid of this system does not match the hostid in specified license file - SAP PB 12.6


  • Starting PowerBuilder .NET 12.6 and using a Standalone Seat - Local License ,  a messagebox suddenly shows that it is in grace mode:



  • The sysam trace file shows these messages:

Checked out graced license for 1 PowerBuilder (2013.04010/permanent/10C2 F520 80E5 EA2F) will expire Fri Apr 28 15:51:32 2017.
Error (131281): Failed to obtain 1 license(s) for PowerBuilder feature from license file(s) or server(s).
Error (131081): Invalid host. The hostid of this system does not match the hostid specified in the license file. Unserved licenses can only be used on the host for which the license was generated. If the license is intended for use on this machine then you need to check-in the license and regenerate it using the host id for this machine.
Error (0):  The hostid of this system does not match the hostid
Error (0):  specified in the license file.
Error (0): License feature name:  PowerBuilder
Error (0): License hostid:        XXXXXXX
Error (0): License search path:   C:\Users\<userid>\AppData\Local\Sybase\PowerBuilder 12.6\PB126.lic;
Error (0): FLEXnet Licensing error:-9,57
Error (0): For further information, refer to the Sybase Software Asset Management website at





SAP PowerBuilder 12.6 .NET


SAP PowerBuilder 12.6


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