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1715038 - PREP_INPUT/INSTANCELIST_PRE <SID>adm user can not be verified in a distributed environment


  • The upgrade failed in PREP_INPUT/INSTANCELIST_PRE phase with below error even the correct password of <SID>adm user is entered.


Your system is running in a distributed environment or you are running a migration scenario. To be able to proceed, the <SID>adm user is required. Enter the password for the <SID>adm user.

<SID>adm PASSWORD: **********
ERROR: OS user password does not work, please reenter.


1EETQ399 SYSTEM MANAGER: ACCESS CHECK of mandatory instance 00 on server <servername> has failed


EXECUTING /usr/sap/<SID>/SYS/exe/run/sapcontrol
(/usr/sap/AMP/SYS/exe/run/sapcontrol) <args>...

18.04.2012 21:48:09
FAIL: Invalid Credentials
Process with ID 12222486 terminated with status 1



  • UNIX (HP-UX, AIX, Solaris, Linux), IBM iSeries operating systems
  • Windows operating system


SAP NetWeaver 2004 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP enhancement package 2 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP enhancement package 3 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0


PREP_INPUT/INSTANCELIST_PRE, INSTANCELIST_PRE, Web Service Authentification, sapcontrol, ACCESS CHECK failed, SIDADMValidator, SYSTEM MANAGER: ACCESS CHECK , KBA , BC-UPG-TLS-TLA , Upgrade tools for ABAP , BC-OP-NT , Windows , BC-OP-LNX , Linux , BC-OP-AIX , IBM AIX , BC-CST-STS , Startup Service , BC-OP-HPX , HP-UX , BC-OP-S390 , IBM OS/390, z/OS , BC-OP-SUN , SUN Solaris , Problem

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