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2892758 - Unable to connect to SQL Anywhere database - Data Services


  • Install SQL Anywhere client successfully on the Data Services machine. 
  • Attempt to connect to the database in the Data Services Repository Manager will fail with the following error.
    Error " BODI-320006: Cannot open connection to the repository."
    Error " ODBC call <SQLDriverConnect> to connect database <> failed with error" <[SAP][ODBC Driver][SQL Anywhere]Specified database not found>. Use the ODBCDriverSelector (windows) or (unix) utility in LINK_DIR/bin to configure the correct version of the driver."
  • The ODBCDriverSelector.exe lists the SQL Anywhere ODBC driver as installed state.



  • SAP Data Services 14.2
  • SQL Anywhere 


SAP Data Services 4.2


KBA , EIM-DS-SVR , Administration/Server , EIM-DS , Data Services , EIM-DS-CON , Connectivity , Problem

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