DataDirect SequelLink error "Error SequeLink 6.0 Performance DLL 8" is logged in the Windows Application log after upgrading to CA Data Protection 15.2
[ Name] SequeLink 6.0 Performance DLL
- EventID 8
[ Qualifiers] 49152
[ SystemTime] 2018-04-28T19:20:05.000000000Z
This is a benign error but it can be removed by disabling the collection of performance metrics from Sequelink services, using the steps below.
1. Launch a Windows command window (as administrator).
2. Run the following command from the command prompt:
unlodctr "SequeLink 6.0 Services"
This will look like this.
c:\> unlodctr "SequeLink 6.0 Services"
Counters for SequeLink 6.0 Services have not been installed yet
The returned message may vary for each customer setup.
If the problem still persists, then proceed to remove the following registry keys/subkeys:
Then restart of sequelink services by rebooting of the system.
DataDirect SequeLink is a 3rd party application used by Data Protection to connect to the backend database.