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1733830 - Modifying .properties configuration files doesn't take effect in SAP BI 4.x

Symptom

  • Modified BIlaunchpad.properties, CmcApp.properties or OpenDocument.properties file but the changes made are not seen after restarting tomcat
  • Authentication dropdown does not show up when viewing the login page
  • The System field is not visible when viewing the login page
  • stderr.log shows the following:

            SEVERE: Exception fixing docBase for context [/AdminTools] 
            java.io.IOException: Application base directory <Path>\Tomcat6\webapps does not exist


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Environment

  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 4.x
  • Tomcat 6/7/8

Product

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2

Keywords

reflected, 4.0, 4.1, 4.2 , KBA , BI-BIP-ADM , BI Servers, security, Crystal Reports in Launchpad , BI-BIP-DEP , SBOP Web Application Deployment, Wdeploy , Problem

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