SAP Knowledge Base Article - Preview

2538836 - upgrade unserved license in ASE starts up in grace mode


sp_lmconfig reports licenses in "graced mode" after deployment of a new license:

There is no valid license for ASE server product. Installation date is not found or installation grace period has expired. Server will not boot



  • SAP Adpative Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7
  • SAP Adpative Server Enterprise (ASE)16.0
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) Cluster Edition (CE) 15.7


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise Cluster Edition 15.7


sp_lmconfig, reboot, recycle, local license, node-locked, node locked license, SySAM, sysam , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

About this page

This is a preview of a SAP Knowledge Base Article. Click more to access the full version on SAP ONE Support launchpad (Login required).

Search for additional results

Visit SAP Support Portal's SAP Notes and KBA Search.