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System Copy - ABAP export using R/3 load -- RSCP ERROR: Altername NameTab

Hi all,

I am trying to export BW3.5 system using sapinst (R/3 load method). In the phase of executing export jobs , I am getting the error in SAPSSEXC.log by mentioning it as altername too old.

The log files are below.

RSCP ERROR: Altername NameTab too old

E:\usr\sap\BWA\SYS\exe\run/R3load.exe: START OF LOG: 20090209061745

E:\usr\sap\BWA\SYS\exe\run/R3load.exe: sccsid @(#) $Id: //bas/640_REL/src/R3ld/R3load/R3ldmain.c#22 $ SAP

E:\usr\sap\BWA\SYS\exe\run/R3load.exe: version R6.40/V1.4 [UNICODE]

Compiled Feb 19 2008 23:17:57

E:\usr\sap\BWA\SYS\exe\run/R3load.exe -datacodepage 1100 -e C:\Program Files\sapinst_instdir\NW04\COPY\EXPORT\ABAP\COPY\UC\DBEXP/SAPSSEXC.cmd -l C:\Program Files\sapinst_instdir\NW04\COPY\EXPORT\ABAP\COPY\UC\DBEXP/SAPSSEXC.log -loadprocedure fast

(DB) INFO: connected to DB

(GSI) INFO: dbname = "hsotname "

(GSI) INFO: vname = "MSSQL "

(GSI) INFO: hostname = "hostname "

(GSI) INFO: sysname = "Windows NT"

(GSI) INFO: nodename = "hostname"

(GSI) INFO: release = "5.2"

(GSI) INFO: version = "3790 Service Pack 2"

(GSI) INFO: machine = "4x AMD64 Level 16 (Mod 2 Step 3)"

(GSI) INFO: instno = "0020239136"

(NT) Error: DOKCLU: normal NameTab from 20041108162211 younger than alternate NameTab from 20010201171049!

(SYSLOG) INFO: k CQF : DOKCLU&20010201171049&20041108162211& rscpgdio 47




(RSCP) ERROR: Altername NameTab too old

(RSCP) ERROR: module: rscpgdio location: 47 line: 2964

(RSCP) ERROR: TSL01: CQF p3: DOKCLU&20010201171049&20041108162211&



myCluster (55.18.Exp): 897: received return code 64 from rscpCheckNTTimeStamps.

myCluster (55.18.Exp): 898: suspicious create timestamp of alternate nametab encountered.

myCluster (55.18.Exp): 902: create timestamps of nametab: 20041108162211; alternate nametab: 20010201171049.

myCluster (55.18.Exp): 294: error when retrieving physical nametab for table DOKCLU.

(CNV) ERROR: data conversion failed. rc = 2

(RSCP) INFO: I18N_NAMETAB_TIMESTAMPS not in env: checks are ON (Note 738858)

(DB) INFO: disconnected from DB

E:\usr\sap\BWA\SYS\exe\run/R3load.exe: job finished with 1 error(s)

E:\usr\sap\BWA\SYS\exe\run/R3load.exe: END OF LOG: 20090209061749

Then I have followed the note and i have modified the environment variable with the value

I18N_IGNORE_ABAP_FEATURE = 20080303_N1148541

Kindly advice me on the same.Please give all your suggestions to ovecome from this error.

System Environments

SAP : BW 3.5

Database: MSSql 2005

OS: 64 Bit Ms Windows 2003 server



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    Feb 09, 2009 at 07:35 AM


    Please check your Database is connected or not ,this is very critical error in the database.

    please go through the SAP notes 738858 and 978244.

    Warm Regards.

    Mohammed Hassan Naveed

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    • Former Member

      Hello mohammed,

      As You suggested we contacted SAP for the same.Let you know the solution shortly.