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1956911 - Long startup after portal upgrade to Netweaver 7.3X


After upgrading the Netweaver portal from version 7.0x to 7.3x or just updating to a higher SPS, in some cases it was observed that the Java instance is taking several hours to start and achieve running state, whereas it used to take 10-20 minutes before the upgrade.

Thread dumps on the server node will reveal these long running PCD threads, found in the work/std_server0.out or dev_server0 logs:




java.lang.Thread.State: RUNNABLE

BIII)I(Native Method)
    - additional info (remote: prtdq/, local:localhost/


- locked <0x000000002b5a3f50> (a oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CConnection)


- locked <0x000000000d475d98> (a


- locked <0x000000000d47c388> (a




  • SAP NetWeaver Application Server Java


SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP NetWeaver Application Server 7.0 ; SAP NetWeaver Application Server 7.01 ; SAP NetWeaver Application Server 7.02 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3


PCD, long startup , KBA , BC-JAS-SF , Startup Framework , BC-PIN-PCD , PCD Generic Layer Services , Problem

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