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1836207 - Error: RUN-050409 The job process could not communicate with the data flow <dataflow_name> process - SAP Data Services 4.x


  • Unable to read data from source tables in  an Oracle Datastore;
  • Error on job execution, if using a source table from this ODBC Oracle Datastore in SAP Data Services Designer:

    ((14.0) 03-18-13 14:30:27 (E) (6168:10672) RUN-050406: |Session Job_name|Work_Flow_name|Data flow Data_Flow_name
                                                          Data flow <Data_Flow_name> received a bad system message. Message text from the child process is
                                                          Collect the following and send to Customer Support:
                                                          1. Log files(error_*, monitor_*, trace_*) associated with this failed job.
                                                          2. Exported ATL file of this failed job.
                                                          3. DDL statements of tables referenced in this failed job.
                                                          4. Data to populate the tables referenced in the failed job. If not possible, get the last few rows (or sample of them) when
                                                          the job failed.
                                                          5. Core dump, if any, generated from this failed job.
                                                          >. The process executing data flow <Data_Flow_name> has died abnormally. For NT, check errorlog.txt. For HPUX, check stack_trace.txt.
                                                          Also, notify Technical Support.
    (14.0) 03-18-13 14:30:27 (E) (6168:10672) RUN-050409: |Session Job_name|Work_Flow_name
                                                          The job process could not communicate with the data flow <Data_Flow_name> process. For details, see previously logged error <50406>.



  • SAP Data Services "DS" 4.0 SP3
  • Oracle Server 11g
  • Oracle 11g ODBC driver
  • Windows 2008 Server


SAP Data Services 4.0


DS, Oracle, ODBC, bad system message, version , KBA , EIM-DS-DES , User Interface/Designer , Problem

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