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May 06, 2013 at 09:45 AM

Upgrade stucked in phase SHADOW_IMPORT_INC


We are upgrading the SAP ERP 6.0 system from source release EHP5 to target release EHP6 using NZDM facility provided in SUM tool SP07. Currently we are at SHADOW_IMPORT_INC phase in preprocessing stage of upgrade. Upgrade is stucked at this phase from 3rd May, 2013. Last log was written on 12:24 PM on 3rd May, 2013.

Below are the details of infrastructure:

Operating System: Windows 2008 64 bit

Database: Oracle

SUM tool version: 1.0 SP07

Total Ram: 8 GB

CPU: 2 core

Source release: ERP 6.0 EHP 5

Target release: ERP 6.0 EHP 6

As per scn link : As per scn link ->

i have already tried incresing parallel import processes to 4 in SHDALLIMP profile and DEFAULT profiles existing in SUM/abap/var directory, however this did not helped.

Please let us know how can we speed up the SHADOW_IMPORT_INC phase.