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1666091 - Failed to Connect the Database (MOB20005)


  • While running the Mobile configuration tool with mixed mode, the following error is thrown while testing the database connection:
    Failed to Connect the Database (MOB20005)
  • The BOMOBILE user has full rights on the BOMOBILE database.
  • Trying with the default SA user also throws the same error.
  • Able to ping and telnet to the database server from the Mobile server. There are no firewalls involved. Nslookup works fine.
  • Password hashing is not enabled.



SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0


BO Mobile, MOB20005 , KBA , BI-BIP-DEP , Webapp Deployment, Networking, Vulnerabilities, Webservices , BI-BIP-MOB , Obsolete;use:MOB-APP-BI-BB Blackberry,MOB-APP-BI-SRV server , Problem

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