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1206607 - Unable to start BusinessObjects services automatically using a crontab


You can use the following commands successfully to start the BusinessObjects services: -start all
OR -start all -username bisadmin -password Bis123
However, when adding these commands to a crontab, the script does not run properly and BusinessObjects services are not able to start.
How do you use a crontab to start BusinessObjects services automatically in a UNIX or Linux environment?



  • Any SAP BI version
  • Any Linux/Unix


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform R2 ; SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI


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