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2585431 - Invalid Credentials in MAIN_PROFEND/MERGEPROF_REGSRV


During an upgrade using the Software Update Manager (SUM tool) an error is faced on MAIN_PROFEND/MERGEPROF_REGSRV phase.

The possible error messages are described on scenarios below:

  • Log file: SUM/abap/log/REGISTER_SERVICE_SHA.LOG

EXECUTING /usr/sap/hostctrl/exe/saphostctrl -user <sid>adm - -function RegisterInstanceService -sid <sid> -nr <instance number> -saplocalhost <host> -profile <profile path>
Please enter password for user <sid>adm:

Error: Invalid Credentials

  • Log file: sapstartsrv.log 

*** ERROR => soap_check_permission authentication: ( <sid>adm, RegisterInstanceService ) FAILED [DefaultOpera 163]
*** ERROR => Invalid Credentials [DefaultOperationCredentialAuthenticator.cpp 188]
*** ERROR => Webmethod RegisterInstanceService failed: Invalid Credentials [saphostcontr 922]



Software Update Manager (SUM)


upgrade stopped, invalid password, wrong password , KBA , BC-UPG-TLS-TLA , Upgrade tools for ABAP , Problem

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