You are running an upgrade on an SAP system that runs on Oracle and an error occurs during the step MAIN_SHDIMP/SUBMOD_SHDDEL2/SHDUNINST_DB, SUM tool fails with the following error message.
Error message extracted from SAPupConsole.log: brconnect exited with 5
Could not drop database shadow user 'SAP<SID>SHD', see logfile 'SHDUNINST.LOG'
When you check file SHDUNINST.LOG, you find that it failed as below:
BR0301E SQL error -1922 at location drown_main-1, SQL statement:
'/* BRCONNECT */ DROP USER "SAPR3SHD"'
ORA-01922: CASCADE must be specified to drop 'SAPR3SHD'
BR1338E Dropping database owner SAPR3SHD failed
1. Software Update Manager (SUM) 1.0.
2. Oracle database.
SHDUNINST, SHDUNIST_DB, SAPR3SHD, SAPSR3SHD, SAP<SID>SHD, IOV, BR1338E, BR0301E, ORA-01922, error -1922, CASCADE, RTRIM2, CONCAT3, Shadow, Upgrade, SUM, ERP, EHP , KBA , BC-UPG-TLS-TLA , Upgrade tools for ABAP , BC-DB-ORA , Oracle , Problem
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