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1829639 - 'Database type 'hdb' is not supported or unknown' when calling saphostctrl


When using saphostctrl to setup remote monitoring of the HANA database as outlined in SAP note #1625203, executing command

/usr/sap/hostctrl/exe/saphostctrl -function GetDatabaseStatus -dbname <SID> -dbtype hdb

fails with error:

'Get all database properties' failed: Database type 'hdb' is not supported or unknown

The error is also reported in the logfiles of the saphostagent: /usr/sap/hostctrl/work/dev_sapdbctrl



SAP HANA Database


SAP HANA, enterprise extended edition all versions


saphostctrl, host agent, monitoring, solution manager, remote monitoring, SUM, Software Update Manager, , KBA , HAN-DB , SAP HANA Database , Problem

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