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1969865 - xp_cmshell fails with return status 2 - SAP IQ


  • Commands executed in SAP IQ using the xp_cmdshell system stored procedure fail with return status value 2.
  • Further analysis using 'strace' (Linux system call trace utility) shows an ENOMEM error.



  • SAP IQ 15.x
  • SAP IQ 16.0
  • Linux (may occur on other platforms)


SAP IQ 16.0 ; SAP Sybase IQ 15.2 ; SAP Sybase IQ 15.4


server process, system calls, insufficient memory, memory resources , KBA , BC-SYB-IQ , Sybase IQ , Problem

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