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1590518 - Error when creating a Relational Database Connection to SAP BW Datasource in the Information Design Tool


The following error is displayed when a Relational Database connection is created for an SAP BW datasource from within the Information Design Tool (IDT)

[Data Federator Driver] [Server]
[Connector 'testSourceConnection'] An error occurred while trying to ping the server: SAP NetWeaver BW has reported an exception: (101) JCO_ERROR_CONFIGURATION: Server configuration for is already used for a running server.



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.x
  • Information Design Tool (IDT)
  • SAP Netweaver Business Warehouse (BW) 7.01 or higher


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


SAP BW IDT Information Design Tool Universe Relational Database Connection Repository Error Failed Message Server Application , KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , How To

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