Category: Administration

System error in program LRSDG_IOBJ_DB_READ

Thank you Carl Gustafsson for solving this issue for ABAP Academy Community ;) Problem: Everytime I try to create a DataStore Object (DSO), this I get a Runtime Error. Solution: There some inconstancies within the BW systems that will trigger the dump when activating the DSO. Found some forum posts when I searched for “regular_iobj_get_for_meta” that might indicate that. Im...

Log file: /sybase/NPL/startdb.log – Loading SAP system stops here!

Problem Analysis Problem: SAP System was working perfectly fine till now. You did not do any changes to the SAP system. It just “suddenly stopped working”! Loading stops here: Solution Usually when this problem occurs and you don’t see any further signs of progress, .. one of the most common reasons is expired ASE License. Update...

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SAP GUI Setup

In order to access running SAP system on virtual machine, go to SAP GUI and create new connection. Hit “Next” .. .. and fill in the following settings and then hit “Finish”. Double click on created system connection ..

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SAP GUI Installation Process

Run the installation file. Select SAP GUI 7.40 PL1 checkbox and hit “Next” Installation starts processing.

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How to Access SAP Server Running on Virtual Machine?Port Forwarding

This step is important because we want to access SAP server (running on Virtualbox) from our local machine. Go to VM Settings (VM can be still running. No need to shut it down). Go to Network -> Advanced -> Port Forwarding Do the following setup: Hit “OK” and “OK”.

How to Install FREE SAP System – openSUSE Installation and Setup

So far in the first two parts of “How to Install FREE SAP System” Series, we have prepared and downloaded our machine to start installing our server machine. If you missed first two parts, make sure that you go through both step-by-step articles: https://abapacademy.com/blog/how-to-install-free-sap-system/ https://abapacademy.com/blog/how-to-download-sap-netweaver-as-abap-7-51-sp02-installation-files/ What are we going to do now, while SAP installation files...

Installation of NPL failed, please check logifiles in /tmp/sapinst_instdir for possible root cause.

Installation of NPL failed, please check logifiles in /tmp/sapinst_instdir for possible root cause.

During SAP Netweaver 7.5x installation, you may get to the following error message: “Installation of NPL failed“. The whole error message may look like this: Now, what to do? From our current findings, there is no one straight forward answer. There can be several causes. In this article, I list all the solutions that we came...

Download link to SAP NW 7.51 SP02 system

How to download SAP NetWeaver AS ABAP 7.51 SP02 Installation Files

In this article, you will find the most current instructions on how to find the newest version of SAP system for developers called SAP NetWeaver AS ABAP 7.51 SP02. Download SAP Page Go to the following link: https://tools.hana.ondemand.com/#abap  (Notice: Based on direct information from SAP representative Julie Plummer for ABAP Academy audience, all the available free...

How to Update ASE License on SAP Netweaver AS 7.5x

When you are trying to install SAP NW 7.50 Trial system, you need to update ASE License in order to correctly proceed with SAP system installation process. Follow this step-by-step guide: Go to the SAP Document Center’s Shared Folder following this link: https://mdocs.sap.com/mcm/public/v1/open?shr=dRhHsVYVLc5c1UDveogwtXBdL9m82JccRlvvBXO6K5Q Go to “750 test license” folder  Check “dbexe.tgz-aa” file Hit “Download”  Go to...

DP_FATAL_ERROR => DpMsAttach: local hostname ‘HOSTNAME’ is resolved to loopback address

Problem Servers seems to start without any problems. Dispatcher and Message Server are green. After trying to log in to the system via SAP GUI, Dispatcher suddenly stops. Analysis Open the following file: “/usr/sap/<SID>/</instance/work/dev_disp“ (find more information about this file here). When having this file opened, search for “ERROR” string. Here the error which I have found in...