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2915670 - SySam license for ECDA : The hostid of this system does not match the hostid


  • Customer is trying to install a new SySam license for ECDA 15.7 on a Linux VM.
  • SySam messages:

    Using licenses from: /data/sybase/dc/DC-15_7/SYSAM-2_0/licenses/SYBASE_DC_License.lic
    Warning 131254: Checked out graced license for 1 DC_ECDA (2008.0303) will expire Fri 15 May 2020 07:33:34 AM EDT.
    Error 131281: Failed to obtain 1 license(s) for DC_ECDA feature from license file(s) or server(s).
    Error 131081: Invalid host. The hostid of this system does not match the hostid specified in the license file. Unserved licenses can only be used on the host for which the license was generated. If the license is intended for use on this machine then you need to check-in the license and regenerate it using the host id for this machine.
    Error 0:  The hostid of this system does not match the hostid
    Error 0:  specified in the license file.
    Error 0: License feature name:  DC_ECDA
    Error 0: License hostid:        PARTITION-ID=xxxxxxxxxx
    Error 0: License search path:   /data/sybase/dc/DC-15_7/SYSAM-2_0/licenses/SYBASE_DC_License.lic:
    Error 0: FLEXnet Licensing error:-9,57
    Error 0: For further information, refer to the Sybase Software Asset Management website at



  • ECDA 15.7
  • RHL(RedHat Linux) VM 


Sybase EnterpriseConnect Data Access 15.7


Sysam Linux VM SYBASE_SAM_CAPACITY PARTITION , KBA , BC-SYB-ECD , Enterprise Connect (ECDA) , Problem

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