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1899381 - How to check Migration Key issues - System Copy

Symptom

  • During a Heterogeneous System Copy (OS/DB Migration), using the Software Provisioning Manager (SWPM), an error occurs while entering the Migration Key
    The migration key for a heterogeneous system copy is wrong.  
    SOLUTION: Enter a valid migration key.
  • The SAPinst_Dev.log has the following warning
    WARNING    <timestamp> 
    CJSlibModule::writeWarning_impl()
    Execution of the command "/usr/sap/<SID>/SYS/exe/run/R3load -dbcodepage<dbcodepage> -i test_MIGKEY.cmd -l test_MIGKEY.log -K <migration key>"finished with return code 9. Output:
    sapparam: sapargv(argc, argv) has not been called!
    sapparam(1c): No Profile used.
    sapparam: SAPSYSTEMNAME neither in Profile nor in Commandline
     TRACE      <timestamp>  [iaxxgenimp.cpp:707]
                CGuiEngineImp::showMessageBox
    <html>The migration key for a heterogeneous system copy is wrong.
    <br>SOLUTION: Enter a valid migration key.</html>
  • The test_MIGKEY has the following error:

    /usr/sap/<SID>/SYS/exe/run/R3load: START OF LOG: <timestamp>
    /usr/sap/<SID>/SYS/exe/run/R3load: sccsid @(#) $Id:
    //bas/720_REL/src/R3ld/R3load/R3ldmain.c#3 $ SAP
    /usr/sap/<SID>/SYS/exe/run/R3load: version R7.20/V1.4 [UNICODE]Compiled <timestamp>
    /usr/sap/<SID>/SYS/exe/run/R3load -dbcodepage 4102 -i test_MIGKEY.cmd -ltest_MIGKEY.log -K <migration key>

    (DB) INFO: connected to DB
    (GSI) INFO: dbname = "<SID>"
    (GSI) INFO: vname = "ORA"
    (GSI) INFO: hostname = "UNKNOWN"
    (GSI) INFO: sysname = "AIX"
    (GSI) INFO: nodename = "<nodename>"
    (GSI) INFO: release = "1"
    (GSI) INFO: version = "7"
    (GSI) INFO: machine = "000ABC2FH555"
    (VK) ERROR: invalid migration key

    /usr/sap/<SID>/SYS/exe/run/R3load: job finished with 1 error(s)
    /usr/sap/<SID>/SYS/exe/run/R3load: END OF LOG: <timestamp>

** THE INFORMATION PROVIDED IN THE LOG FILES ABOVE ARE JUST AN EXAMPLE **


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Product

SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP R/3 Enterprise all versions

Keywords

Heterogeneous, System Copy, Migration Key, Issue, Error, Invalid, R3trans, Migration, OS/DB, SWPM, Software Provisioning Manager, Output, SAPinst, NetWeaver, R/3, Key, Check, Migration, Migrate, Invalid, Kernel, Installer, Install, Installation, Import, Importing, migkey.log, test_migkey.log, ABAP, Fail, Failure, R3load, trans.log, VK, 7.20, 7.21, 7.22, 720, 721, 722, Homogeneous, Export, Exporting , KBA , BC-INS-MIG , OS/DB Migrations with SWPM and DB refresh , BC-INS , Installation Tools (SAP Note 1669327) , BC-INS-MIG-MMA , MIGMON, MIGTIME, MIGCHECK and related for ABAP , BC-INS-MIG-TLA , R3load, R3ldctl, R3szchk , How To

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