SAP Knowledge Base Article - Preview

2561935 - AS Java process (server, dispatcher, etc.) fails with “Cannot change to working directory”

Symptom

The NW AS Java is not able to completely start. One or more AS Java process (server, dispatcher, etc.) are failing to start.

The following error is present in the dev_<process_ID> trace related to the failed process (e.g dev_dispatcher):

[...]
[Thr 9999] *** ERROR => Can't change working directory [K:\usr\sap\SOD\DVEBMGS00\j2ee\cluster\dispatcher] (rc = 2) [jlnchxxi.c   397]
[Thr 9999] *** ERROR => Cannot change to working directory [K:\usr\sap\SOD\DVEBMGS00\j2ee\cluster\dispatcher] (rc=-1) [jlnchxxi.c   812]

[Thr 1111] Thu Apr 15 12:00:00 1979
[Thr 1111] JLaunchCloseProgram: good bye (exitcode = -1)
[...]


Read more...

Environment

SAP NetWeaver Application Server Java

Product

SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP enhancement package 2 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP enhancement package 3 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0

Keywords

startup, error, fails, server, dispatcher, can't, cannot, change, working, directory, exitcode, -1 , KBA , BC-JAS-SF , Startup Framework , BC-JAS-COR , Enterprise Runtime, Core J2EE Framework , Problem

About this page

This is a preview of a SAP Knowledge Base Article. Click more to access the full version on SAP ONE Support launchpad (Login required).

Search for additional results

Visit SAP Support Portal's SAP Notes and KBA Search.