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2601516 - Error: Cannot open file <DS_COMMON_DIR>/<Jobserver>/<repository>/.atl>. Check its path and permissions - SAP Data Services


When executing job from Data Services Management console or SAP Data Services Designer the following error occurs in the Job's error log:

Cannot open file <DS_COMMON_DIR>/<Jobserver>/<repository>/.atl>. Check its path and permissions.



  • SAP Data Services SP9 Patch 0-1
  • SAP Information Platform Services SP4
  • All supporting Microsoft Windows operating systems


SAP Data Services all versions


KBA , EIM-DS-EXE , Data Services Job Execution , Problem

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