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2366866 - How to enable and use DataDirect Crystal Branded Linux ODBC drivers


  • You would like to run Crystal Report on BI installed on Linux using the DataDirect ODBC SAP branded drivers.
  • You may encounter the following error after configuration following the Data Access Guide steps:
    The viewer could not process an event. Error in File Test: Failed to load database information. [] ---- Error code:0 [CRWEB00000119] or Failed to connect to database.



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 4.2
  • Linux operating system
  • Crystal Reports Designer 2016


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2 ; SAP Crystal Server 2016


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