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2464128 - You cannot use the gateway as proxy for this connection


When performing a Connection Test to a RFC destination with a registered program the following output is raised:

Connection Error

Error when opening an RFC connection (CPIC-CALL: 'ThSAPOCMINIT', communication

ERROR: You cannot use the gateway as a proxy for this connection

Eg. The following picture describes the error in the results of RFC destination SOLMANDIAG connection test in transaction SM59:


This case is not exclusive to this destination, other RFC destinations can get the same error message.



  • SAP NetWeaver release independent;


SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP Solution Manager 7.2


129 gateway proxy gw/reg_no_conn_info , KBA , BC-CST-GW , Gateway/CPIC , SV-SMG-INS-DIA , Configuration of Root Cause Analysis related infrastructure , Problem

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