During the installation of a SAP NetWeaver based system, using Software Provisioning Manager (SWPM Tool SAP Note 1680045),
an error occurs in the phase "Define parameters" when entering the mount points for the MaxDB RDBMS:
"SAP Business Suite 7i 2013 Support Release 2 > EHP3 for SAP SCM 7.0 ABAP Support Release 2 > MaxDB
> SAP Systems > Application Server ABAP > Standard System > Standard System
(Last error reported by the step: Error during execution of command identifier 'DOES_INSTALLATION_EXIST' :
MaxDB Software must be installed before this class can be instantiated!)"
The current step of sapinst is:
Please note that a similar error message 'DOES_INSTALLATION_EXIST' is explained in SAP Note
1888636 - Error "Could not find the main class: com.sap.sdb.core.main.cmd.SdbCmdMain" during the Installation
but the installation scenario is different and so is the solution!
- Unix based operating system
- MaxDB Database system
- NetWeaver 7.x based system. So far, this error has been observed for NetWeaver 7.0x and 7.4 based installations
Installation, SWPM, MaxDB, Livecache, sapinst , KBA , BC-DB-SDB , MaxDB , BC-DB-LVC , liveCache , BC-INS-UNX , Installation Unix , Problem
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