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2528692 - SAP ASE won't start : "Error while loading shared libraries"


  • Starting ASE or running "dataserver -v" returns a message "Error while loading shared libraries" 
  • The library name is not unique, it can be reported for different libs and with different version suffix
    • libsybcsi_core210 is only one example:

./startserver -f RUN_SID
/sybase/SID/ASE-16_0/bin/dataserver: error while loading shared libraries: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1


startserver, showserver, ldd, missing libraries, dataserver, , , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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