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2953549 - Silent upgrade to an ASE HF (Hot Fix) release fails - SAP ASE


  • When upgrading an ASE release and only applying a Hot Fix (HF)
  • A silent installation fails with message to the console and in ASE_Suite.log
    • Version shown is one example, other releases can report this too

Installer can not do update. 'C:\sybase' already has SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 SP03 PL08 or newer.
Rerun the installer with "DO_UPDATE_INSTALL=false".



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)
  • Upgrading from 'base version' to HF version, for example
    • ASE 15.7 SP141 to SP141 HF1
    • ASE 16.0 SP02 PL09 to SP02 PL09 HF1
    • ASE 16.0 SP03 PL08 to SP03 PL08 HF1 or HF2


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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