The forum will experience an outage sometime between February 10 at 7:00pm EST and February 12 at 11:59 EST for installation of security updates. The actual time and duration of the outage are unknown but attempts will be made to minimize the downtime. We apologize for any inconvenience.

A question regarding the elevation agent.

From the SQL Anywhere 10.0.1 help:

"The following dlls require elevation when they are registered or unregistered: dbcond10.dll, dbctrs10.dll, dbodbc10.dll, dboledb10.dll, dboledba10.dll"

Does this mean i need to do something special when registering DLLs (eg. does regsvr32 dboledb10.dll suffice, or do i need to do something else)?

asked 19 Jan '10, 12:57

Sergio's gravatar image

accept rate: 0%

If you are running on Vista or Windows 7 then you will need to be running within an elevated shell (e.g. cmd) so that the shell has the proper permissions to modify the Windows registry.

There are a number of ways to get an elevated shell - here is one link that describes some of them:

Once you have an elevated shell you can register the DLLs normally using regsvr32.

permanent link

answered 19 Jan '10, 13:30

Mark%20Culp's gravatar image

Mark Culp
accept rate: 40%

Your answer
toggle preview

Follow this question

By Email:

Once you sign in you will be able to subscribe for any updates here



Answers and Comments

Markdown Basics

  • *italic* or _italic_
  • **bold** or __bold__
  • link:[text]( "title")
  • image?![alt text](/path/img.jpg "title")
  • numbered list: 1. Foo 2. Bar
  • to add a line break simply add two spaces to where you would like the new line to be.
  • basic HTML tags are also supported

Question tags:


question asked: 19 Jan '10, 12:57

question was seen: 608 times

last updated: 19 Jan '10, 13:30