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Things to consider when you plan to install ERP 6.0 EHP6 with Sybase ASE on Linux

This information is meant for consultants who plan to install ERP 6.0 EHP6 with Sybase ASE 15.7 database on Linux environment.It will serve as a single source of information for all the activities to be performed during the installation.

   Media List for ERP 6.0 EHP6 ABAP on Sybase ASE 15.7


51041989_1                              SAP ERP 6.0 EhP6 Installation Export DVD 1 / 2

51041989_2                               SAP ERP 6.0 EhP6 Installation Export DVD 2 / 2

51046720                                Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise RDBMS (ESD4)

SWPM10SP03_2-20009698.SAR           Software Provisioning Manager1.0 SP3 for NW higher than 7.0x 

51046516_4                              720_EXT UC Kernel for SWPM SP03 – Linux on x86_64 64bi

51046512_6                               SL CONTROLLER 720 for SWPM SP03  


Planning of Installation


Note 1680045 – Release Note for Software Provisioning Manager 1.0

Note 1554717 – SYB: Planning information for SAP on Sybase ASE


Preparation of File system & Kernel Parameters for installation


Note 1496410 – Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.x: Installation and Upgrade

Note 1310037 – SUSE LINUX Enterprise Server 11: Installation notes

Note 171356 – SAP software on Linux: Essential information

Note 1805750 – SYB: Usage of huge pages on Linux Systems with Sybase ASE

Note 1631106 – Red Hat Enterprise Linux for SAP Business Applications

Note 1678024 – Linux: NetWeaver 7.0 EhP 3 with SAP kernel 720

Note 1748888 – SYB: Inst.Systems Based on NW 7.3 and Higher: SAP Sybase ASE


Basic required File system layout


/sybase/<DBSID>                              5GB

/sybase/<DBSID>/sybsystem          1GB

/sybase/<DBSID>/sybtemp                    5GB

/sybase/<DBSID>/saptemp                    5GB

/sybase/<DBSID>/sapdiag                    5GB

/sybase/<DBSID>/sapdata1          20GB

/sybase/<DBSID>/sapdata2          20GB

/sybase/<DBSID>/sapdata3          20GB

/sybase/<DBSID>/sapdata4          20GB

/sybase/<DBSID>/saplog1                    20GB

/usr/sap                              50GB

/sapmnt/<SID>                              20GB

Note: Space allocation shared above is just a sample represented. Consultants are expected to work out appropriate sizes based on individual customer requirements. For guideline SAP note 1748888 can be referred.

   Known issues during installation


Note 1548438 – SAPinst Framework 720-2 Central Note

Database configuration post installation


Note 1539125 – SYB: Configuration Guide for SAP Sybase ASE 15.7.0

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      It is  Informative. thank you..

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      Deepak Kori
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      Thank you Pradeep.

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      Nice Inforamation...really help me alot...

      Thanks Deepak