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2349857 - Basic configuration - Activate BW Content: Dump CALL_FUNCTIONS_NOT_REMOTE


  • While trying to perform Basic configuration step 5 - Configure automatically, an error saying BW content activation has not been successfully executed is displayed:


BW Content Activation has not been successfully executed

  • SM37 job logs show activation errors:


ERROR: Error when Activating DataStore Object

ERROR: Source system <SID>CLNT500 is not active for this BI

ERROR: Error when creating the export DataSource and dependent Objects

ERROR: Version A of DataStore object <OBJ> does not exist

ERROR: Error when activating element <ID>

  • ST22 shows dump:

Category Installation Errors

Short text
The function module "SUBST_GET_SAPRELEASE" cannot be used for 'remote' calls.

Error analysis
The function module "SUBST_GET_SAPRELEASE" was called via RFC, but has not been released for 'remote' calls.
For the following call types, a module must be released for 'remote' calls:

a) Call Function 'SUBST_GET_SAPRELEASE' Destination ....
b) Call Function 'SUBST_GET_SAPRELEASE' In Background Task ...
c) Call Function 'SUBST_GET_SAPRELEASE' Starting New Task ...

Refer to note 725951.

User and Transaction
Client.............. 500
User................ "SOLMAN_ADMIN"
Client.............. 500
User................ "SM_BW_ACT"
Transaction......... " "
Call Program........."SAPLRSAC"
Function Module..... "SUBST_GET_SAPRELEASE"
Call Destination.... "<SID>CLNT500"
Source Server....... "<SERVERNAME>_<SID>_00"

  • Note 725951 (mentioned on the dump) explains how to enable FM (Function Modules) for remote calls, but this is not relevant on this case because this is standard SAP code.
  • Note 2306577 does not reolve the issue because this delivers code corrections that are specific for SDCCN.
  • RSA1 also shows source system as inactive



  • SAP Solution Manager 7.1
  • SAP Solution Manager 7.2


SAP Solution Manager 7.1 ; SAP Solution Manager 7.2


KBA , SV-SMG-INS-CFG-BSC , Basic Configuration , Problem

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