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


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



SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16 and higher.


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise all versions


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

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