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2816225 - ASE upgrade fails with error "ASE setup did not run" - SAP ASE for BS


  • When SAP ASE is upgraded using saphostctrl, it fails with error "ASE setup did not run."
  • However, ASE's upgraded binaries have been successfully replaced (ASE is starting with a newer version, but sp_version will indicate an older version)

(Error message)

C:\Program Files\SAP\hostctrl\exe> saphostctrl -user sapadm - -function LiveDatabaseUpdate -dbname <SID> -dbtype syb -updatemethod Execute -updateoption TASK=UPDATE_ASE -updateoption DROP_LOCATION="c:\temp\ASE16"

Please enter password for user sapadm: **********
Error: Command execution failed. : ASE setup did not run. (fault code: 127)
Operation ID: 005056A112651ED9A7A9DE88D48B8136

----- Log messages ----
Info: saphostcontrol: Executing LiveDatabaseUpdate
Error: sapdbctrl: ASE setup did not run.
Error: saphostcontrol: LiveDatabaseUpdate failed (sapdbctrl exit code = 1)



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise(ASE) 16.0
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise(ASE) 15.7
  • SAP Host Agent 7.21


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


saphostctrl.exe, sapdbctrl, dev_sapdbctrl, ja, sjis , KBA , BC-DB-SYB , Business Suite on Adaptive Server Enterprise , Problem

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