2050819 - Licensing issue on MS Hyper-V VM - SAP ASE | SAP Knowledge Base Article

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2050819 - Licensing issue on MS Hyper-V VM - SAP ASE


  • ASE 15.7 server failed to pickup unserved license in Microsoft Hyper V environment.
  • ASE throws error in ASE errorlog:
    00:0000:00000:00000:2014/07/10 16:16:37.04 kernel SySAM: Failed to obtain license(s) for ASE_CORE feature from license file(s) or server(s).
    00:0000:00000:00000:2014/07/10 16:16:37.04 kernel SySAM: "Cannot determine the total number of processor chips on the machine from within this virtual systemThe ASE_CORE ("CH") license type is
    restricted for use on a machine with a maximum of 2 processor chips regardless of whether the virtual system is limited to use fewer processor chips.
    You need to run 'sysamcap' on the physical machine (or virtual-machine/partition control * and * the reported environment variable prior to running ASE."



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)
  • Dataserver


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7


Sysam, HyperVisor, VM, ASE_CORE ("CH") , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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