Setting up SAP SDK for ASE with Cognos if using client and need password encryption
If you do not set the SYBASE_OCS location right the application will connect without password encryption.
If you don't set the Application Name in the connection of COGNOS you can get the following error:
A general exception has occured during the operation "attach". The Sybase returned the following message: "ct_connect(): user api layer: external error: The Connection failed because of invalid or missing external configuration data.
- SAP Sybase Software Developer Kit (SDK) 15.7 SPxxx
- SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) Software Developer Kit (SDK) 16.0 SPxxx PLxx
- Open Client Client-Library
SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise SDK 16.0 ; Sybase Software Developer Kit 15.7
KBA , BC-SYB-SDK , SDK , Problem
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