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2478820 - SQL Remote on Linux retries FTP connection indefinitely


  • If an FTP server can not be reached, SQL Remote on Linux will try indefinitely to connect.
  • If logging is enabled (-o or -ot switch), this can cause the log file to grow until it fills the hard drive.



  • SAP SQL Anywhere 16.0
  • SAP SQL Anywhere 17.0
  • Linux
  • FTP SQL Remote running without a terminal (e.g. cron job or nohup)


SAP SQL Anywhere 16.0 ; SAP SQL Anywhere 17.0


SQL Remote, dbremote, cron job, detached, terminal, retry  , KBA , BC-SYB-SQA-REM , SQL Anywhere - SQL Remote , Problem

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