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2238244 - SUM hangs in phase Validate Queue in NW Java 7.0


When SUM is hanging on Validate Queue phase the following entries appear in the sdmlog at \usr\sap\<SID>\<InstID>\SDM\program\log\.

Additional error message is: Error parsing the SDA deployment descriptor: Substitution variable is not defined (error ID: SPOEngineSubstitutionVariable.SPOEngineSubstitutionVariable (XMLElementIF).UNDEFINED_VARIABLE)

Target system of development component '<DC PATH>' reported the following error: Cannot read or interpret SDA deployment descriptor.



  • SAP NetWeaver Application Server Java 7.0
  • SUM for NetWeaver 7.0


SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP enhancement package 2 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP enhancement package 3 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0


remotegui, Deployment Parameter Substitutions , KBA , BC-CTS-SDM , Software Delivery Manager for Java , BC-UPG-TLS-TLJ , Upgrade tools for Java , Problem

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