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2695356 - SQL Anywhere server refuses to start, gives error "<file> is not a valid database file"

Symptom

On startup, the database server pops up the following error before shutting down:

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Error
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file.db is not a valid database file
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OK
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Environment

SAP SQL Anywhere

Product

SAP SQL Anywhere all versions

Keywords

invalid, corrupt, transfer, file system, RAID, failure , KBA , BC-SYB-SQA , SQL Anywhere (on premise, on demand) , Problem

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