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2584317 - HANA fails to start: "FAIL: process hdbxscontroller HDB XS Controller not running"


Starting HANA (HDB start) prompts an issue with the XS service, meaning HANA will not start:

FAIL: process hdbxscontroller HDB XS Controller not running"

Checking the xscontroller.out for greater detail shows the following: Failed to start mdc process group: Cannot run /usr/sap/<SID>/HDB00/exe/mdc/hdbmdcdispatcher - execve failed (EACCES - Permission denied)



  • HANA Platform 1.0
  • HANA Platform 2.0


SAP HANA, platform edition 2.0


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