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2450371 - Lumira Desktop 'Connect to SAP gateway failed' to local BW with SNC


In Lumira Desktop, when connecting to a local SNC enabled BW system, the following error occurs:

Error during connection to BW: Connect to SAP gateway failed Connection


LOCATION CPIC(TCP/IP) on local host with Unicode ERROR GSS_API(maj)

STOP! – initial call to gss_indicate_mechs() failed TIME Mon Mar 27 18:42:54 2017 RELEASE 721 COMPONENT SNC (Secure Network Communication)

VERSION 6 RC -1 MODULE sncxxdl.c LINE 578 DETAIL SncPDLInit SYSTEM CALL gss_indicate_mechs COUNTER 2




  • SAP BusinessObjects Lumira Desktop 1.31.X
  • SAP GUI 7.40
  • SNC enabled local BW system
  • SAP Secure Login Client


SAP Lumira, desktop edition 1.0


NW SSO, SNC-enabled, BW Extension, Business Warehouse, unable to login, log in , KBA , BI-LUM-DIS , Lumira Desktop/Discovery , Problem

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