Unable to connect to database server: Database server not running
I get this error on one of my clients, although the DB server is, in fact,
If I go to ODBC, and "TEST CONNECTION" it says OK, and all begins to work
within a minute or so again.
Sybase][ODBC Driver][Adaptive Server Anywhere]Unable to connect to database
server: Database server not running
Are there client settings, or server settings, which can eliminate this
Our entire website stops working as it's completely db driven, until the
error clears itself up...
RUNNING ASA 6.0.3030
Can you post the parameters you filled in...-934: ERROR! Unable to start specified database: Server must be upgraded to start database C:\FUELTAX\DATABASE\PCFTAX.DB
Our program which uses runtime engine for version 9 is getting the following
-934: ERROR! Unable to start specified database: Server must be upgraded to
Does anyone know what might have happened. It was working fine for months
and all of the sudden we are getting this error now.
This error is a result of the database server being at a lower version than
the database file format. Something has changed in your environment. Do you
have multiple installs of SQL Anywhere on your machine (for example ASA
9.0.1 and 9.0.2)? If s...Unable to start Database Engine when Creating new Database
Have just installed SQL anywhere on Netware 4. Am trying to create a new
database from my NT machine with Sybase Central. At the point of creating
the database it says "Database not created" - "Unable to start Database
I have connected to the sample database so it doesn't seem to be a network
Any suggestions would be very gratefully received by this beginner!
You cannot create a database using the multiuser engine on Netware.
Create the database on your local machine with the standalone engine and
then move...Database Connection???How to connect a Database in an other server?
How to connect a Database(.mdb) in an other server?
Can I use the connection string like below?
mycon.ConnectionString="Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0; Data Source=http://www.****.com/***/mydb.mdb"
You can not.
Access is file based. No a client/server architecture.Thomas TomiczekPowerNodes ApS(Microsoft MVP C#/.NET)---Building a Website? Try the PowerNodes CMS - http://www.powernodes.com/
Correction: you can. Just make sure you can reach the acces db file - through a file share that is bound as drive.
Not that you should. Performance will be horrib...Unable to start database (ASA8-Create Database)
I'm working with ASA6,ASA7,ASA8 in the same PC.
No problem while new DB creation with ASA 6 and 7 in Sybase Central.
I'm getting "unable to start database" error message at the end of ASA8
Sybase Central create db wizard.
I installed EBF 2285 for ASA 8.0.0 and it doesn't worked.
(I'm working with the dbinit on the command promt for now.My OS=Win 2000
...��SQL Anywhere Studio 8.0 Evaluation
Recently, I downloaded Sybase SQl Anywhere Studio 8.0 for Windows 2000 and
Windows CE. I am trying to put together a demo for a potential client,
demonstrating the solid infrastructure provided by the Sybase products. I
have determined that they indeed integrate quite well. I wish to move off of
the evaluation copy after its expiration date. However, I am troubled by one
technical problem whch I need to resolve before making the investment and
proceeding with serious development. It is the following:
1 - I wish to demonstrate to the client how even the Visual Basic developers
on thei...Unable to connect to the database server
Hey everybody, I have just installed Microsoft ASP.net Web Matrix and the MSDE database. When installing MSDE I entered the following text at the command prompt: setup SAPWD=password SECURITYMODE=SQLwhere password is my personal password. However, when I ask for a new connection on the data tab, I get the error message: Unable to connect to the database serverSQL Server does not exist or access denied. Connectionopen (Connect())Can anybody help me to resolve this. Thanks in advance for any help received. ...Unable to connect to database server
We are running SQLAnywhere Server 5.5.03 Build 1666 on Window NT 4.0 for the
last 4 years
The server listens to the default port #1498 ( as it has been for the last 4
Our database size is 500 MB.
This afternoon, all of a sudden the client applications were unable to
connect to the database. We couldn't even connect to the database using ISQL
or SQLCentral. We restared the NT server (cold-booted) twice, we restarted
the client machines but no luck. We thought it might be a general network
problem but it was not. PCAnywhere was working fine on the machine and it
too liste...Unable to start database server
I am using Sybase ASA 188.8.131.5228. For each connection profile I must supply
a full path to dbeng6 in Start line edit or I get an error: Unable to start
How can I avoid this problem? I set paths in registry key :
Paths\dbeng6.exe but to no avail.
I expected installation wizard should set everything properly.
Thanks for any help
The executables directory needs to be in your path. That would be the
..\Sybase\Adaptive Server Anywhere 6.0\Win32 folder.
Also, on my Win95 machine, it add...Unable to start database engine
I'm using PB7. I have an Adaptive Server Anywhere database that was
converted from Sybase SQL Anywhere 5.0. I created the DB profile for this
database, using the easdemodb profile as a guide. As far as I can tell, all
the settings are correct. I can connect to this database, if Adaptive
Server Anywhere is already running. If it is not running however, I get the
error message "Unable to start database engine". I looked at the datasource
configuration in the ODBC control panel, and the database "Start Line"
parameter is exactly the same as the one defined for...Unable to Connect to Server (databases)
Hey all,I recently started using databases/tables in my website and it was working perfectly on my local machine, however, when i uploaded it to the web, it now says the following error: An error has occurred while establishing a connection to
the server. When connecting to SQL Server 2005, this failure may be
caused by the fact that under the default settings SQL Server does not
allow remote connections. (provider: SQL Network Interfaces, error: 26
- Error Locating Server/Instance Specified) along with a stack trace. I looked into it, and, according to various foru...The report server cannot open a connection to the report server database. A connection to the database is required for all requests and processing.
I'm not sure what this error is referring to.
I've built a report and it runs in the IDE in preview mode, however when I try to deploy it, I get this error message.
...Unable to start database engine
I am a very new Sybase Central user (5.5.04). I am going through the DB
replication tutorial found in chapter 27. As soon as I create the
database (hq.db) using the Create Database Utility I get the error
messages "Unable to start database engine" and "Database
'C:\TUTORIAL\HQ.DB' not created".
Does anyone know what I'm doing wrong and how to fix it? Thanks.
...Unable to Start Database Engine
I am running PB6.0 and have created a SQL ANYWHERE 5 database with one
table. When I close PB and start PB
again, I am unable to connect to my database. I receive the following
[Sybase][ODBC Driver] Unable to connect to database server:
unable to start database engine.
Can anyone tell me what I am doing wrong. I've been unable to locate
any info on the msg 08001.
I appreciate your help.
1. is the sqlanywhere directory in your path (or misspelled)
2. can de server exe be fo...