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3067009 - SAP ASE DB update failed due to the message 'Did not find service SYBSQL_<SID>' - BS on ASE


  • SAP ASE DB update failed due to the error message.
    [dev_sapdbctrl with trace 3]
    SybService::serviceExists:  Service SYBSQL_<SID> is nonexistent
    SybServer::init:  SQL Server Service: SYBSQL_<SID>
    SybService::serviceExists:  Service SYBBCK_<SID>_BS is nonexistent
    SybService::serviceExists:  Service SYBREP_<SID>_REP is nonexistent
    SybServer::init:  REP Server Service: SYBREP_<SID>_REP
    SybService::serviceExists:  Service SybaseDRAgent_<SID> is nonexistent
    SybServer::init:  DR Agent Service: SybaseDRAgent_<SID>
    ERROR AT sybServer.cpp:SybServer::init:27571 TIME: 2021 Jun 09 08:10:51 DESCRIPTION: Did not find service SYBSQL_<SID> LAST OS-ERROR: (0) : The operation completed successfully.
    ERROR => GetDLSearchPath from library 'libsapdbsybctrl.dll' failed with error: 'Database not found' [sapdbctrl.cp 1722]
  • When checking the windows service name SYBSQL  in Services, there is none.



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7 for Business Suite
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0 for Business Suite
  • Windows platform


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