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1707581 - Host File Entry in Linux


When there are more than One BOE installation in a network, and we try to connect from One Server to another via. Tomcat or using other client tools, we get a communication error.

When we use tools like LCM, we are able to login to the  server where we are running the LCM tool, but when we try to login to the second system, we get a communication error.



  • Business Intelligence XI 4.0 Any Service Pack or Feature Pack.
  • Business Objects Enterprise 3.1 SP3, Any Service Pack or Fix Pack.
  • Linux Based Server.
  • The Systems should be in the same subnet like 172.168.xx.aa and, and they may or may not be a cluster.


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0, feature pack 3 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1


  Communication Error, Linux, Transport Error, FWM 01009 , KBA , BI-BIP-ADM , BI Servers, security, Crystal Reports in Launchpad , Problem

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