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2378540 - Database Upgrade Completion fails with "Error in getting security descriptor..."


During the execution of SAP Tools for MS SQL Server - Database Upgrade Completion with SWPM, you get the following error:



In sapinst_dev.log file, you can find the following entries:

TRACE      2016-10-15 16:46:24.426 (DOMAIN\User) [csistepexecute.cpp:1595]
SAPInst calls the LogInquirer because of an error in execution of step |SAPMSSTOOLS_YUP|ind|ind|ind|ind|0|0|SAPMSSTOOLSSUBCOMP|ind|ind|ind|ind|stmSubComp|0|MssOsUser|ind|ind|ind|ind|mssOsUser|0|doGrantServiceRights.

TRACE      2016-10-15 16:46:24.459 (DOMAIN\User) [cguiengineimp.cpp:552]  CGuiEngineImp::showMessageBox()

<html> <head> </head> <body> <p> An error occurred while processing option <i>Generic Options > MS SQL Server > Database Tools > Database Upgrade Completion( Last error reported by the step: Error 1722 (The RPC server is unavailable.

) in execution of a 'AtlGetSecurityDescriptor' function, line (1263), with parameter (Error in getting security descriptor for '\\tcp:MYDBSERVER\MSSQLSERVER' NT service).)</i>. You can now: </p> <ul> <li> Choose <i>Retry</i><br>to repeat the current step. </li> <li> Choose <i>Log Files</i><br>to get more information about the error. </li> <li> Stop the option and continue later. </li> </ul> <p> Log files are written to C:\Program Files/sapinst_instdir/GENERIC/MSS/DBTOOLS/MSS/YUP. </p> </body></html>



  • SAP Systems based on SAP NetWeaver;
  • MS SQL Server 2008 and higher.


SAP NetWeaver all versions


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