Symbol xxxx was referenced ... symbol was not found

Last Published: April 25, 2020

Error Message

Starting SDE with the command sdemon -o start produces this error:rtld: 0712-001 Symbol xxxx was referenced from module xxxx/sdeexe302/lib/, but a runtime definition of the symbol was not found.


The Informix ClientSDK (Client Software Development Kit) was not installed on the Informix server.

Solution or Workaround

  • Use the Informix command check_version csdk to display the version currently installed.
  • Install the ClientSDK. Be sure to use the version that is certified for use with SDE.

Article ID:000002031

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