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2727260 - SAP Cloud Connector - Principal propagation: "CN is not available in context"


  • You have configured principal propagation on SAP BTP, however SAP Cloud Connector cannot create a client certificate for the user.
  • In the cloud connector trace (ljs_trace.log) you can see the following error messages: HTTP error: Unable to generate authorization token for user <user> on system <system>:<port>.

... to generate authorization token
java.lang.IllegalStateException: The variable '<name or null>' needed for object CN is not available in context.



  • SAP Business Technology Platform
  • SAP Cloud Connector


SAP Connectivity service 2.0 ; cloud connector 1.0 for SAP HANA Cloud Platform


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