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1940949 - Error 9214 & 9261: Failed to connect to the Replication Server... - SRS


  • Added the primary database to replication server with rs_init.
  • "sp_start_rep_agent PDB" from the primary server couldn't start the replication agent.
  • There are error messages in the primary ASE errorlog:

    Error: 9214, Severity: 16, State: 0 
    RepAgent(16): Failed to connect to Replication Server. Please check the Replication Server, username, and password specified to sp_config_rep_agent. RepSvr =DevRS , user = DevRS_ra).
    Error: 9261, Severity: 20,State: 0
    RepAgent(16): This Rep Agent Thread is aborting due to an unrecoverable communications or Replication Server error.
    Rep Agent Thread fordatabase 'PDB' (dbid = 16) terminated abnormally with error. (major 92, minor 61)
    Started Rep Agent on database, 'PDB' (dbid = 16).
    RepAgent(16): Received the following communications error message: Msg 06080503: ct_connect():
    directory service layer: internal directory control layer error: Requested server name not found.



  • SAP Replication Server (SRS) - All versions
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) - All versions


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise all versions ; SAP Replication Server all versions


DSEDIT, DSCP, sql.ini , KBA , BC-SYB-REP , Sybase Replication Server (standalone) , Problem

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