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2079492 - The ddlgen utility raises error: “DGP8: Interface driver, failed to read the interfaces file: <server_name>” - SAP ASE


  • The ASE interfaces file, has a blank line between server name and master/query service definitions
  • Blank line follows the first server name entry in the interfaces file
  • Getting error when running ddlgen:

DGP8: Interface driver, failed to read the interfaces file: <server_name>

  • A similar error may be returned for use of other command line utilities such as sybmigrate, dbisql or sybdiag



SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)  all versions



SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 12.5 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.0 ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.5


ddlgen, interface driver , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Bug Filed

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