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1603793 - Crystal Report using an ODBC Connection on Unix fails with either "Failed to open the connection" or RCIRAS0546


Running a Crystal Report based on an ODBC Connection on Unix results in either

  • "Failed to open the connection : Reportname" or
  • Your request could not be completed because a failure occurred while the report was being processed. Please contact your System Administrator. [RCIRAS0546]



  • SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1
  • Unix Environment (Linux / AIX / Solaris / HP-UX)
  • unixODBC Connection


Crystal Reports Server 2008 V1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1


KBA , BI-BIP-ADM , BI Servers, security, Crystal Reports in Launchpad , Problem

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