Adaptive Server Anywhere requires that you have the following installed on your system:
kernel 2.2.5-15 and up (2.2.x series)
glibc-2.1 or up
pthreads-0.8 or higher (included usually as part of glibc)
At present, the following Linux distributions are supported:
Red Hat 7.0, 6.2, 6.1 or 6.0
SuSE 7.0, 6.4, 6.3 or 6.2
NOTE: The glibc and gcc released with Red Hat Linux 7.0 require patches before you can use Adaptive Server Anywhere. You can find them at http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/rh7-errata-bugfixes.html.