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2837763 - How to generate ASE_RDDB license? - SAP ASE


  • When creating database with DURABILITY option:
    • at_shutdown or
    • no_recovery

      create database test_RDDB on data1 with durability=at_shutdown

      create database test_RDDB on data1 with durability=no_recovery

  • The ASE_RDDB license is in 'grace' mode in ASE errorlog

    SySAM: Checked out graced license for 1 ASE_RDDB (2018.1129) will expire Sat Dec 07 15:50:12 2019.
    SySAM: Failed to obtain license(s) for ASE_RDDB feature from license file(s) or server(s).
    SySAM: No such feature exists. Verify that a license containing the feature name ASE_RDDB is available or generate and deploy the license from the SAP Support Portal.


  • The command fails when the ASE cannot provide a grace license

    Msg 16063, Level 16, State 5:
    You cannot run 'CREATE DATABASE WITH DURABILITY=at_shutdown' affecting database 'test_RDDB' because the ASE_RDDB license is either not available or has expired.



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) All versions.  


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.5


ASE_RDDB, durability, at_shutdown, no_recovery , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , BC-SYB-ASE-CE , ASE Cluster Edition (Standalone) , How To

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