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2593556 - Warning: ORB::BOA_init: hostname lookup returned `localhost' ( when executing .bat file


  • Warning: ORB::BOA_init: hostname lookup returned `localhost' ( Use the -OAhost option to select some other hostname   When running a scheduled batch file, I get the above "warning" but the job does not execute.  The job runs fine from Designer and the Management Console. 
  • Receive warning listed above but .bat file does not execute successfully
  • Customer does not use windows task scheduler but instead a 3rd party scheduler when referencing the .bat files



  • Information Platform Services 4.2 Service Pack 4
  • SAP Data Services 4.2 Service Pack 9


SAP Data Services 4.2


batch file execution, .bat, incorrect CMS name, scheduling jobs, schedule, Warning: ORB::BOA_init: hostname lookup returned `localhost' ( , KBA , EIM-DS-SVR , Administration/Server , Problem

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