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1887394 - AL_RWJobLauncher.exe fails to run intermittently when kicked off from a scheduler and running the same job multiple times per night/day - Data Services 4.0 and later


  • Customer is kicking off the same jobs multiple times per night, sometimes many of the same job are running when the issue occurs, sometimes no other jobs are running when the issue occurs.
  • No anti-virus software, database or network issues are correlated to when the issue occurs.
  • AL_RWJobLauncher.exe application fault
  • Error in Server Event Log:
    Faulting application name: AL_RWJobLauncher.exe, version:,
    time stamp: 0x4ffe9a48
    Faulting module name: MSVCR80.dll, version: 8.0.50727.6195, time stamp:
    Exception code: 0x40000015
    Fault offset: 0x0000000000006a68
    Faulting process id: 0x247c
    Faulting application start time: 0x01ce251b5e7c0ec0
    Faulting application path: x:\BUSINE~1\DATASE~1\bin\AL_RWJobLauncher.exeFaulting module path:
  • Subsequent submissions of the same request to al_rwbjoblauncher complete successfully.
  • No logs are created on the Data Services side when this error occurs and shows up in the Windows event log.



  • SAP Data Services 4.x and later
  • Windows


SAP Data Services all versions


ASG Zena, third party, DSXI, BODS, ADAPT, 01712761, AL_RWJobLauncher, schedule , KBA , EIM-DS-EXE , Job Execution , EIM-DS , Data Services , Bug Filed

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