1867793 - "Master already in use" & "Unable to read primary master device" on starting SAP ASE | SAP Knowledge Base Article

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1867793 - "Master already in use" & "Unable to read primary master device" on starting SAP ASE

Symptom

When trying to start an ASE server, the following messages are returned to the console terminal screen and the ASE errorlog file:

basis_dlock: file '/path/ASE/data/master.dat' already in use by an ASE
kdconfig: unable to read primary master device
kiconfig: read of config block failed


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Environment

SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)

Product

SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise all versions

Keywords

ps, OS, lock, master, device, reboot, recycle , Sybase, dataserver, flock, advisory lock, basis_dlock , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , BC-DB-SYB , SAP Business Suite on Sybase ASE Database Platform , Problem

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