Feature is not licensed

Message text

Feature %s is not licensed.


Sybase Software Asset Management (SySAM), which is available in Adaptive Server Enterprise version 12.0 and later, is used to manage licensed Sybase products and features.These features are licensed for customer use with paper-based SySAM certificates. Some examples of SySAM features include:

If a feature is not enabled, the message “Feature %s is not licensed” appears in the error log at the beginning of server startup, indicating no license was available. For example:

Feature ASE_JAVA is not licensed. 


Refer to the Sybase white paper License Manager - Sybase Software Asset Management (SySAM) availablehttp://www.sybase.com/detail?id=1009350 for detailed instructions on resolving license issues.

Additional information

Use the sp_helpconfig system stored procedure to see if a server option is enabled. For example, type the following procedure to display all configuration parameters containing “java” along with the parameter’s configured and runtime value.

sp_helpconfig java

Versions in which this error is raised

Version 12.0 and later