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2515035 - 64-Bit Exe Using Direct Connect Interface (DIR) - SAP PB


  • A PB 12.6 application is compiled to a 64 bit executable using the Direct Connect Interface (DIR):
    • SQLCA.DBMS=DIR Direct Connect Interface
  • When the 64 bit exe is run, the following error is returned and the application cannot connect to the database. 
    • DBMS Dir Direct Connect Interface is not supported in your current installation
  •  Compiling the same application to 32 bit, connects successfully.



  • SAP PowerBuilder 12.6
  • Sybase MainframeConnect 15.0


SAP PowerBuilder 12.6 ; Sybase MainframeConnect 15.0


pbpack126.exe DIR 64 bit deployment db 64bit 32bit , KBA , BC-SYB-PB , PowerBuilder , Problem

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