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2401212 - Wrong instance is selected in NWBC, if same hostname is used


There are two server instances installed on same hardware system. NWBC for Desktop opens SAP GUI sessions on wrong application server instances if application servers have the same hostname and IP address.



  • Netweaver Business Client Desktop
  • Netweaver Business Client Runtime Environment


SAP ERP 6.0 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP enhancement package 2 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0


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