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2598814 - hdblcm: SID rename fails: Value 'rename_system' is invalid


When you execute hdblcm tool to rename the SID of your HANA system with the following commands:

  • hdblcm --action=rename_system --source_sid=<old_SID> --target_sid=<new_SID>
  • hdblcm --action=rename_system --target_sid=<new_SID>

It fails with the following error:

Value 'rename_system' is invalid. Please use one of: add_hosts, register_rename_system



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SAP HANA, platform edition all versions


rename_system, invalid, hdblcm, renaming, rename system , KBA , HAN-LM-PLT , SAP HANA Platform Lifecycle Management , HAN-LM-INS , SAP HANA Installation , HAN-DB , SAP HANA Database , Problem

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