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1848010 - XI 3.1 - "Unknown webapp server type: $AS_SERVER" while patching


  • After starting a patch install on the server, the following error is displayed:

"Unknown webapp server type: websphere7"



  • SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise (BOE) XI 3.1 SP5
  • WebSphere 7, WebLogic 11, Tomcat 7, Other web application servers might also lead to this issue (see further down)
  • IBM AIX, Linux Red Hat, Linux Suse, Sun Solaris


SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1


FR ADAPT01691148 , KBA , BI-BIP-DEP , Webapp Deployment, Networking, Vulnerabilities, Webservices , Problem

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