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2037077 - srvbuild or srvbuildres fails with an error: <hostname> is an invalid TCP IP address - SAP ASE


When installing a new instance of Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) using the tools srvbuild or srvbuildres, the creation of the instance may fail with the following error

'<host network name>' is an invalid TCP IP address.

when the hostname begins with a digit or any character other than an alphabet (a-zA-Z)



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) All Version
  • Linux/Unix operating systems


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 12.5 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


Adaptive Server Enterprise, ASE,srvbuild,srvbuildres,TCP IP,invalid address,fail,error , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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