1593658 - Impersonation of database Log On credentials failure in report generation when set at runtime in a .NET application

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1593658 - Impersonation of database Log On credentials failure in report generation when set at runtime in a .NET application

Symptom

  • Crystal Reports .NET application fails to pass log on impersonation credentials and uses the local PC account and not the name as defined in the app.config file or in code.
  • Using the ReplaceConnection() method.

Environment

Crystal Reports For Visual Studio 2010

Windows

Reproducing the Issue

Using the ReplaceConnection method as follows, fails:

rcd.DatabaseController.ReplaceConnection(oldConnInfo, newConnInfo, null, CrystalDecisions.ReportAppServer.DataDefModel.CrDBOptionsEnum.crDBOptionDoNotVerifyDB);

Cause

Three secSSO dependency files for both x86 and x64 were not distributed with the install or distribution packages

  1. smagentapi.dll,
  2. smcommonutil.dll 
  3. smerrlog.dll

These files belong in the following folders:

  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SAP BusinessObjects\Crystal Reports for .NET Framework 4.0\Common\SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 4.0\win32_x86
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SAP BusinessObjects\Crystal Reports for .NET Framework 4.0\Common\SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 4.0\win64_x64

 

  • The issue has been identified and logged under Problem Report ID ADAPT01535248

Resolution

  • This issue is resolved in Service Pack 2 of Crystal Reports for Visual Studio 2010
  • ADAPT01535248

 

Keywords

impersonation, CR for VS 2010, secsso , KBA , BI-DEV-NET , BI Software Development Kits (SDKs) - .NET or Other , Problem

Product

SAP Crystal Reports, developer version for Microsoft Visual Studio