The installation of a SAP system fails in step "Install common system files" with error:
"Modifying the USER sapadm failed. SOLUTION: Modify the account manually and choose OK to continue."
Analysing the logs as explained in note 2142461 - How to start analysing issues in SWPM shows an error:
"Unable to create account user="sapadm". 3004-703 Check "/etc/security/login.cfg" file. (return code 22)"
The user can be different, it does not have to be sapadm.
- SAP NetWeaver 7.5
- SAP NetWeaver 7.4
- Software Provisioning Manager (SWPM)
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