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2515421 - SUM with DMO fails in phase EU_CLONE_MIG_UT_IMP


  • An upgrade using Software Update Manager (SUM) tool with the Database Migration Option (DMO)  fails in phase EU_CLONE_MIG_UT_IMP
  • The following error can be found in the SAPupTroubleticket.log

    SAPup broke during phase SUBMOD_MIG_SWITCH_NEW/SUBMOD_MIG_SER_IMP/EU_CLONE_MIG_UT_IMP in module MAIN_SWITCH / Downtime I: Switch tables and Kernel
    Error Message: Last error code set:
    Syntax error in '/usr/sap/SID/SUM/abap/migrate_ut/MIGRATE_UT_00001_DDNTT_EXP.CMD'
    line 'dat: ".\" bs=1k fs=2047M'
    Cannot read l.2 'MIGRATE_UT.BUC'

  • The following error is found in the SAPupConsole.log and SUM GUI
    Severe error(s) occurred in phase

    Last error code set:
    Syntax error in '/usr/sap/R3P/SUM/abap/migrate_ut/MIGRATE_UT_00001_DDNTT_EXP.CMD'
    line 'dat: ".\" bs=1k fs=2047M'
    Cannot read l.2 'MIGRATE_UT.BUC'
  • A similar error to the one below can be found in the EUMIGRATEUTIMP_NEW.LOG

    2 ETQ399 Checking 'FLAG' file for bucket list 'MIGRATE_UT.BUC', forcing copy of renamed files.
    4 ETQ399 Copy '/usr/sap/SID/SUM/abap/migrate_ut/MIGRATE_UT.BUC0' to '/usr/sap/SID/SUM/abap/migrate_ut/MIGRATE_UT.BUC'.
    1EETQ399 Last error code set is: Syntax error in
    1EETQ399X'/usr/sap/SID/SUM/abap/migrate_ut/MIGRATE_UT_00001_DDNTT_EXP.CMD' line 'dat: ".\" bs=1k fs=2047M'
    1EETQ399XCannot read l.2 'MIGRATE_UT.BUC'
    1EETQ204 Upgrade phase "EU_CLONE_MIG_UT_IMP" aborted with severe errors ("20170805191723")
  •  the error could happen on different MIGRATE_UT_*.CMD, you can check the content of the mentioned .CMD file with the line having symbol ".\".



source system running on Windows + any DB

target system running on Unix-based OS + Hana/ASE etc.


SAP ERP all versions ; SAP NetWeaver all versions


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