SAP Knowledge Base Article - Preview

2837725 - java.lang.RuntimeException: Error initializing storage when trying to login onto fiorified launchpad


  • "Logon failed for RESTful Web Services. Contact system administrator" error when trying to login to /BOE/BILaunchpad (Fiorified BI Launchpad)
  • The Tomcat stderr.log traces show following error :
    SEVERE [https-jsse-nio2-8443-exec-11] org.apache.catalina.core.StandardWrapperValve.invoke Allocate exception for servlet [equinoxbridgeservlet]
    java.lang.RuntimeException: Error initializing storage.
    at org.eclipse.equinox.servletbridge.FrameworkLauncher.start(
    at org.eclipse.equinox.servletbridge.BridgeServlet.init(
    at javax.servlet.GenericServlet.init(
  • This same error can also be seen going to /biprws in a browser manually



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.x (BI 4.0 / 4.1 / 4.2)
  • Windows
  • Linux / Unix 


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


KBA , BI-BIP-DEP , Webapp Deployment, Networking, Vulnerabilities, Webservices , Problem

About this page

This is a preview of a SAP Knowledge Base Article. Click more to access the full version on SAP ONE Support launchpad (Login required).

Search for additional results

Visit SAP Support Portal's SAP Notes and KBA Search.