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2831429 - SAP Information Steward repository is missing all the "al_*" tables including AL_MACHINE_INFO table


  • After installing SAP Information Steward, all the "dbo.al_*" tables are missing including AL_MACHINE_INFO table.
  • Error :"Invalid object name Al_Machine_Info" occurred when processing profiling and connection tasks in Information Steward Application.
  • Data Services setup.engine log shows issues related to repository registeration ""[DSRepoRegister]: Set property DSRepoRegActionFailedMsg to: Data Services Repository registration with the CMS failed. After the installation completes, you must register the repository with the CMS using the Central Management Console by navigating to CMC Home -> Data Services -> Repositories."



  • SAP Data Services 4.2 SP11 Patch 3
  • SAP Information Steward 4.2 SP11 Patch 3
  • Windows Server 2016 
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2016 database


SAP Information Steward 4.2


BODS, DS, IS, BOIS, repoman, repositories, repo, DB, database, tables, creation, create, miss, missing, tables missing, recreate , KBA , EIM-IS-DEP , Information Steward - Deployment Install Upgrade , EIM-IS-SVR , Information Steward - Administration/Server , Problem

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