AW: AW: mySAP WAS TestDrive installation has failed...

Steve Johnson steve_basis at yahoo.com
Wed Apr 30 01:54:18 MET DST 2003


This helps a lot, thank you. What is compatible kernel
version for SAP WAS?? I guess not 2.4.18-27.8.0....

thanks,
Steve

--- Panos Platon Tsapralis
<panosplaton at intraconnect.biz> wrote:
> Steve, here is a procedure, that you could apply, in
> order to get
> yourself a clean Red Hat 8.0 system with SAP WAS
> Test Drive installed.
> You need to become a little bit familiar with Red
> Hat specifics:
> 
> 1.Install a fresh Red Hat 8.0 system.
> 
> 2.Connect to RHN (Red Hat Network) and update
> everything EXCEPT the
> kernel (if you do update the OS kernel, you will be
> allowed to configure
> your system, so that you can select the kernel
> version to load at boot
> time).
> 
> 3.Boot your Red Hat system (if you upgraded the OS
> kernel, in the
> previous step, and have the option of what kernel to
> boot with, then
> choose the oldest kernel available) and install the
> SAP WAS Test Drive
> according to the instructions, offered by SAP in the
> installation
> document on the CD's.
> 
> 4.If everything goes O.K., reconnect to RHN and
> upgrade your OS kernel
> to the latest version available.
> 
> You should be O.K. doing the above.
> 
> Good luck,
> 
> On Tue, 2003-04-29 at 21:49, Steve Johnson wrote:
> > So, how do i make it work, just update the kernels
> as
> > you said and go head for the installation. If yes
> > where is the kernel software available. 
> > 
> > Please help.
> > thanks,
> > Steve
> > --- Panos Platon Tsapralis
> > <panosplaton at intraconnect.biz> wrote:
> > > On Tue, 2003-04-29 at 21:04, Steve Johnson
> wrote:
> > > > Is the new SAPWAS for Red hat 8.0 avilable for
> > > free??
> > > > any idea?
> > > > 
> > > The one, that I am using, is the one and only
> that
> > > SAP distributes for
> > > free from their Web site (the same version can
> also
> > > be used with other
> > > brands / versions of Linux - SuSE, etc.). AFAIK,
> > > there is no separate
> > > version of the SAP WAS Test Drive for Red Hat
> 8.0.
> > > 
> > > > Help me,
> > > > 
> > > > Steve
> > > > 
> > > > --- Panos Platon Tsapralis
> > > > <panosplaton at intraconnect.biz> wrote:
> > > > > Hi Steve, AFAIK, RedHat 7.1 is tested &
> > > certified
> > > > > for the Test Drive.
> > > > > You may want to take a look at SAP Notes
> 513277,
> > > > > 171356 and 520268 to
> > > > > get more information about which Linux
> versions
> > > /
> > > > > brands can be used
> > > > > with SAP Web Application Server (just drop
> me a
> > > > > message, if you do not
> > > > > have access to SAP's OSS Notes and still
> want to
> > > > > read these documents).
> > > > > 
> > > > > BTW, I finally got the Test Drive to run on
> Red
> > > Hat
> > > > > 8.0: the problem was
> > > > > that I had upgraded the kernel to version
> > > > > 2.4.18-27.8.0, that seems to
> > > > > be incompatible with the SAP WAS
> installation
> > > > > process. Or so I think it
> > > > > is, since, in a desperate effort, I switched
> to
> > > the
> > > > > original
> > > > > (installation-time) kernel version and,
> voilas,
> > > WAS
> > > > > installation went
> > > > > through fine and I now have SAP WAS Test
> Drive
> > > on
> > > > > Red Hat 8.0 (it runs
> > > > > fine with the newest upgraded kernel as
> well).
> > > > > 
> > > > > Regards,
> > > > > 
> > > > > On Mon, 2003-04-28 at 03:13, Steve Johnson
> > > wrote:
> > > > > > Hello All,
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > Is the mysap test drive version prvided by
> SAP
> > > is
> > > > > only
> > > > > > valuable to Red hat 7.1?. I tried to
> install
> > > on
> > > > > 7.2
> > > > > > and finally the SAP/DB instances are
> starting
> > > fine
> > > > > but
> > > > > > i am also geting the same error for niping
> -t
> > > -H
> > > > > > <hostname>.
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > And also i am unable to connect with
> guistart.
> > > > > please
> > > > > > advise if this is not compatible, is there
> any
> > > > > other
> > > > > > help to install any demo versions to learn
> SAP
> > > > > more.
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > Please advise. 
> > > > > > Thanks,
> > > > > > Steve
> > > > > > --- Panos Platon Tsapralis
> > > > > <mysapwasonlinux at yahoo.gr>
> > > > > > wrote:
> > > > > > > Dear all,
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > The installation of SAP WAS TestDrive on
> Red
> > > Hat
> > > > > 8.0
> > > > > > > still fails, 
> > > > > > > allthough I have modified my hostname to
> a
> > > value
> > > > > > > shorter than eight 
> > > > > > > characters ("panos").
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > The symptom is:
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > checking RFC destination...
> > > > > > > could not connect SAP instance at host
> panos
> > > > > with
> > > > > > > system number 18
> > > > > > > see logfile
> > > > > /usr/sap/WAS/DVEBMGS18/work/startrfc.log
> > > > > > > error:%post(sapbasis-6.10.1) scriptlet
> > > failed,
> > > > > error
> > > > > > > status 1
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > I get this message right after the
> database
> > > gets
> > > > > > > populated with its 
> > > > > > > content. The logfile "startrfc.log"
> says:
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > RFC Call/Exception: open
> > > > > > > Group       Error group 102
> > > > > > > Key         RFC_ERROR_COMMUNICATION
> > > > > > > Message     Connect to SAP gateway
> failed
> > > > > > > Connect_PM  GWHOST=panos,
> GWSERV=sapgw18,
> > > > > > > ASHOST=panos, SYSNR=18
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > LOCATION    CPIC (TCP/IP) on local host
> > > > > > > ERROR       partner not reached (host
> panos,
> > > > > service
> > > > > > > 3318)
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > TIME        Thu Apr 10 13:12:51 2003
> > > > > > > RELEASE     610
> 
=== message truncated ===


__________________________________
Do you Yahoo!?
The New Yahoo! Search - Faster. Easier. Bingo.
http://search.yahoo.com



More information about the linux.general mailing list