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1726842 - Error: ”Database access error. Reason Loading shared object failed....: wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS32]“, is recieved while installing SAP BI 4.0 product on a UNIX environment.


While installing BI 4.0 SP02, the following error is received:

”Database access error. Reason Loading shared object failed. First tried to load library clntsh and failed because of error: [clntsh: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory]. Second tried to load library and failed because of error: [ wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS32]“.



  • SAP Business Intelligence(BI) BusinessObjects Enterprise 4.0
  • UNIX
  • Oracle


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0


elfclass32, linux, unix, BI, 4.0,crash, install, stop , KBA , BI-BIP-DEP , Webapp Deployment, Networking, Vulnerabilities, Webservices , Problem

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