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2523372 - Failed to connect to system error when using Live Data Connection to an SAP Universe in SAP Analytics Cloud

Symptom

The following error occurs when you try to connect to a Live Data Connection to an SAP Universe:

  • Failed to connect to system in SAP Analytics Cloud

Also in Google Chrome Developer Tools this error may occur:

  • "{"Messages":[{"Type":2,"MessageClass":"javax.ws.rs.client.ClientException: javax.ws.rs.client.ClientException: java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: URI is not absolute\r\n\..."

Environment

  • SAP Analytics Cloud
  • SAP BOE LIVE DATA CONNECT

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Connect to SAP Analytics Cloud.
  2. Create a "Live Data Connection > SAP Universe" connection with Connection Type = "Direct".
  3. From the Main Menu click "Create > Model".
  4. Choose the "Live Data Connection > SAP Universe" connection with Connection Type = "Direct".
  5. Notice the error.

Cause

The BocInaAgentConfigurationFile does not include full path to the boe.properties file.

Resolution

Set BocInaAgentConfigurationFile to the full path to boe.properties and restart Tomcat for example:

-DBocInaAgentConfigurationFile=C:\Program Files (x86)\SAP BusinessObjects\tomcat\conf\boe.properties

For more information see: SAP BOE Live Data Connect Installation and Security Guide - Configuring the servlet

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Keywords

SAP Cloud for Planning, sc4p, c4p, cforp, cloudforplanning, EPM-ODS, Cloud for Analytics, Cloud4Analytics, CloudforAnalytics, Cloud 4 Planning, BOC, SAPBusinessObjectsCloud, BusinessObjectsCloud, BOBJcloud, BOCloud., SAC, SAP AC, Cloud-Analytics, CloudAnalytics, SAPCloudAnalytics, fail, connect, URI, absolute, LUC , KBA , LOD-ANA , SAP Analytics Cloud , LOD-ANA-BI , SAP Analytics Cloud - Business Intelligence (BOC) , LOD-ANA-PL , SAP Analytics Cloud – Planning (BOC) , LOD-ANA-BR , SAP Analytics Cloud - Digital Boardroom , LOD-ANA-PR , SAP Analytics Cloud – Predictive (BOC) , Problem

Product

SAP Analytics Cloud 1.0