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From: Keith Farrar <farrar at parc dot xerox dot com>
Subject: Re: CTlib initialization error
Date: Jun 9 1998 5:52PM

What's the AFS ACL on the $SYABSE directory?

>  Date: Tue, 9 Jun 1998 09:59:40 PDT
>  From: Ronald Page 
>  Subject: CTlib initialization error
>  To: SybPerl Discussion List 
>  Message-id: <>
>  X-Mailer: Internet Mail Service (5.5.1960.3)
>  Reply-To:
>  Sender:
>  I'm using Perl 5.004_004, Sybperl 2.08 under Solaris 5.5 and Netscape
>  Server.
>  I ported an application that works fine from a similiar box under Apache
>  server.  The biggest difference is that the new location uses AFS
>  instead of local file space.
>  The error I'm getting is from the the use Sybase::CTlib statement.
>  Below is the message (which is ultimately generated from "CTlib.c").
>  Obviously we've verified that the SYBASE environment variable is set
>  correctly.  TIA.
>  --
>  Ronald Page
>  Information Technology
>  Arizona State University
>  Error:
>  The context allocation routine failed when it
>  tried to load localization files!! One or
>  more following problems may caused the
>  failure Cannot access the sybase home
>  directory, please check environment
>  variable SYBASE or ~sybase
>  Sybase::CTlib initialize: cs_ctx_alloc()
>  failed at
>  /usr/local/lib/perl5/sun4-solaris/5.00404/
>  line 185. BEGIN failed--compilation
>  aborted at
>  /usr/local/www/develop/epo/cgi-bin/login.cgi
>  line 18.