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2625435 - SWPM Installation - Assertion failed: Unable to work with the database script nwpreload - SAP ASE for BS


  • Netweaver and SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) installation fails with error

    ERROR      2018-03-27 15:26:22.545 (root/sapinst) (startInstallation) [CInstallerCallBackImpl.cpp:259] id=ind-rel.ind-os.ind-db.assertionFailed errno=CJS-00030 CInstallerCallBackImpl::abortInstallation()

    Assertion failed: Unable to work with the database script nwpreload.

  • Sapinst_dev.log reports the following error

    TRACE      2018-03-27 15:26:22.523 (root/sapinst) (startInstallation)
    syb_isql_pipe: DISK INIT encountered an error while attempting to open/create the physical file for device   '/sybase/<SID>/saplog_1/<SID>_log_001.dat'. 

  • The ASE error log reports the error

    warning: 'disk init' command with 'skip_alloc' option turned on for device "/sybase/<SID>/sapdata_1/<SID>_data_001.dat", does not ensure allocation of the specified number of pages.

    kernel  dcreate: insufficient space on device '/sybase/<SID>/saplog_1/<SID>_log_001.dat'.



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0 for Business Suite
  • SAP Netweaver 7.x


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5


SWPM, Assertion failed, Disk init, nwpreload , KBA , BC-DB-SYB , Business Suite on Adaptive Server Enterprise , Problem

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