2393242 - SYSAM Invalid hostid OEM-ID=SAP or error 1601 - ASE | SAP Knowledge Base Article

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2393242 - SYSAM Invalid hostid OEM-ID=SAP or error 1601 - ASE


  • ASE loses license for ASE Enterprise Edition for SAP Business Applications:
  1. reverts to Developers license
    • Limiting 'number of connections' to 25
    • With ASE errorlog reporting error 1601 :
Error: 1601, Severity: 17, State: 7
There are not enough 'user connections' available to start a new process.
Retry when there are fewer active users, or ask your System Administrator to reconfigure ASE with more user connections.


  1. shows message stating incorrect hostid OEM-ID=SAP
SySAM: The hostid of this system does not match the hostid
SySAM: License hostid:        OEM-ID=SAP



SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE). Not version specific.


SAP Customer Relationship Management 7.0 on SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0


OEM-ID=SAP , 1601 , msg 1601 , message 1601 , error 1601 , sysam , ase , sybase , sp_configure "number of user connections" , hostid
, KBA , BC-DB-SYB , SAP Business Suite on Sybase ASE Database Platform , Problem

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