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2113013 - SySam 2.0 - Error message during starting sequence : Failed to obtain license(s)


SySam environment is configured to use the served mode.

With this configuration, the Sybase SAP product connects to the SySam licenses server to obtain a valid license when it starts.
The start of the product fails with a message like:

I. 2014/11/28 13:23:55. SySAM: Failed to obtain license(s) for REP_SERVER feature from license file(s) or server(s).
I. 2014/11/28 13:23:55. SySAM: Invalid license file syntax.
I. 2014/11/28 13:23:55. SySAM: License feature name:  REP_SERVER
I. 2014/11/28 13:23:55. SySAM: License search path:   /SYBASE_PATH/REP157/SYSAM-2_0/licenses/license.lic:
I. 2014/11/28 13:23:55. SySAM: FLEXnet Licensing error:-2,413
I. 2014/11/28 13:23:55. SySAM: For further information, refer to the Sybase Software Asset Management website at
I. 2014/11/28 13:23:55. SySAM: WARNING: Replication Server will shutdown on Tue Dec 09 10:35:23 2014, unless a suitable REP_SERVER license is obtained before that date.



SySam 2.0 with various SAP products

  - SAP ASE 15.x / 16.x
  - SAP IQ 15.x / 16.x
  - SAP Replication Server 15.x


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 12.5 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 ; SAP IQ 16.0 ; SAP Replication Server 15.7 ; SAP Sybase IQ 15.2 ; SAP Sybase IQ 15.4


sysam, error, license, Invalid license file , KBA , BC-SYB-SAM , Sybase Software Asset Management , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , BC-SYB-REP , Sybase Replication Server (standalone) , BC-SYB-IQ , Sybase IQ , Problem

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