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2879615 - Failed to install SAP ASE or SRS 16 SP03 PL07 on RedHat 8.1


setup.bin can't fork the java VM.

$ ./setup.bin

Preparing to install
Extracting the JRE from the installer archive...
Unpacking the JRE...
Extracting the installation resources from the installer archive...
Configuring the installer for this system's environment...

Launching installer...

Unrecognized option: --add-opens
Error: Could not create the Java Virtual Machine.
Error: A fatal exception has occurred. Program will exit.



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16 SP03 PL07
  • SAP Replication Server (SRS) 16.0 SP03 PL07
  • RedHat 8.1

    # uname -a
    Linux localhost.localdomain 4.18.0-147.3.1.el8_1.x86_64 #1 SMP Wed Nov 27 01:11:44 UTC 2019 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 ; SAP Replication Server 16.0


setup.bin, LAX_VM, java , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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