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2449457 - Inconsistent value of property SAPINST_USE_HOSTNAME


You started sapinst with parameter SAPINST_USE_HOSTNAME=<hostname> and it fails with the error below:


In the sapinst_dev.log file, you see the following information: 

TRACE 2017-03-27 19:14:22.786 (root/sapinst) [/bas/749_REL/bc_749_REL/src/ins/SAPINST/impl/src/guiengine/CGuiEngineImp.cpp:524] CGuiEngineImp::showMessageBox()
Inconsistent value of property SAPINST_USE_HOSTNAME for top-level component dss_adapt_db|ind|ind|ind|ind. DETAILS: Previous value: '', current value: 'xxxxxxxx'.



  • Software Provisioning Manager (SWPM) release independent.
  • OS environment independent.
  • SAP NetWeaver release independent.
  • SAP Solution Manager 7.1 and 7.2.


SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP Solution Manager 7.1 ; SAP Solution Manager 7.2


Virtual Hostname, Alias, Error, controller.invalidEnvironmentSetting.SAPINST_USE_HOSTNAME, DSS, environment variable, shell, root, top-level component, installation development , KBA , BC-INS-DSS , Dual-Stack Split Tool , BC-INS , Installation Tools (SAP Note 1669327) , BC-INS-UNX , Installation Unix , Problem

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