SAP Knowledge Base Article - Preview

3213861 - Failed to create data device while running saphostctrl .. -SETUP_LIST_METRICS=saptools

Symptom

Customer is using ASE standalone and trying to setup saptools with saphostctrl using

saphostctrl -user sapadm - -fuction SetDatabaseProperty -dbname <aseinstancename> -dbtype syb -SETUP_LIST_METRICS=saptools

Got error "Failed to create data device" Checking ASE error log we see:

kernel  dcreate: error creating /sybase/sapdiag/saptools_data_001.dat.  System message is: Permission denied


Read more...

Environment

SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16 and higher.

Product

SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise all versions

Keywords

KBA , BC-DB-SYB , Business Suite on Adaptive Server Enterprise , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

About this page

This is a preview of a SAP Knowledge Base Article. Click more to access the full version on SAP for Me (Login required).

Search for additional results

Visit SAP Support Portal's SAP Notes and KBA Search.