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NW 7.1 PI installation Error


I am installing NW 7.1 PI on windows 2008 with SQL server 2008

Right before ABAP Import it throws error - test connection to databse failed

sapinst log file says check R3load.exe log and R3load.exe contain following error -

sapparam: sapargv(argc, argv) has not been called!

sapparam(1c): No Profile used.

sapparam: SAPSYSTEMNAME neither in Profile nor in Commandline

D:\usr\sap\DID\SYS\exe\uc\NTAMD64\R3load.exe: START OF LOG: 20090715122638

D:\usr\sap\DID\SYS\exe\uc\NTAMD64\R3load.exe: sccsid @(#) $Id: //bas/710_REL/src/R3ld/R3load/R3ldmain.c#10 $ SAP

D:\usr\sap\DID\SYS\exe\uc\NTAMD64\R3load.exe: version R7.20/V1.4 [UNICODE]

Compiled Oct 26 2007 00:59:56

D:\usr\sap\DID\SYS\exe\uc\NTAMD64\R3load.exe -testconnect

(DB) ERROR: db_connect rc = 256

(DB) ERROR: DbSlErrorMsg rc = 99

D:\usr\sap\DID\SYS\exe\uc\NTAMD64\R3load.exe: job finished with 1 error(s)

D:\usr\sap\DID\SYS\exe\uc\NTAMD64\R3load.exe: END OF LOG: 20090715122639

I tried loging with SIDadm and continu same installation but didnt work.

envirnment variable are ok.

SQL database service is up and running and I can open SQL database from windows and login too.

Any body any idea ????


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  • Jul 16, 2009 at 09:03 AM

    Is SQLAGENT running?


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    • Former Member Former Member

      Hi Sheila,

      Did you get any solution for the error you were facing?

      I am also facing the same error.

      I am trying to install NW 7.1 on SQL 2008 R2.

      Appreciate your help.