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2335309 - Error: can't read dictionary data for tables - SAP ESP


  • The SAP Sybase IQ server was moved to a new machine. 
  • ESP was moved to a new machine. 
  • The new IQ database comes up fine. 
  • The new ESP project comes up fine. 
  • However, when starting the project's IQ Output Adapters, the ESP project reports the following error:

[SP-3-148011] ( sp(xxx) ConnectionWriter(My_IQ_OutputAdapter)
connectionreset error: <date/time> Unable to get the number of columns for target DB table "MY_SCHEMA.MY_IQ_TABLE".
Adapter failed to start because initialization failed. can't read dictionary data for tables



  • SAP Sybase Event Stream Processor (ESP) 5.1 SP04 PL02
  • Linux on AMD/Intel x86_64
  • SAP IQ 16.0


SAP Event Stream Processor 5.1


IQ, ODBC, DNS, streaming, processing, adaptor , KBA , BC-SYB-ESP , Sybase ESP (Event Stream Processor) , Problem

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