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2415377 - Path component contains reserved character ('<'): <localmachine>


Software Provisioning Manager tool (SWPM) fails with the following error message:

ERROR <date> <time>
Caught ::ESyException in module call: At line 59 file d:\depot\bas\720_rel\bc_720-2_rel\gen\optu\ntamd64\ins\sapinst\impl\src\syslib\syxxcpath.cpp
Call stack:
d:\depot\bas\720_rel\bc_720-2_rel\gen\optu\ntamd64\ins\sapinst\impl\src\ejs\ejscontroller.cpp: 181: EJSControllerImpl::executeScript()
d:\depot\bas\720_rel\bc_720-2_rel\gen\optu\ntamd64\ins\sapinst\impl\src\ejs\jsextension.hpp: 1135: CallFunctionBase::call()
d:\depot\bas\720_rel\bc_720-2_rel\gen\optu\ntamd64\ins\sapinst\impl\src\osmod\iaxxcfile.cpp: 183: iastring CIaOsFileConnect::callMemberFunction(iastring const& name, args_t const& args)
d:\depot\bas\720_rel\bc_720-2_rel\gen\optu\ntamd64\ins\sapinst\impl\src\osmod\iaxxcfile.cpp: 2182: iastring CIaOsFileConnect::FSExportIterGet(args_t const& _args)
d:\depot\bas\720_rel\bc_720-2_rel\gen\optu\ntamd64\ins\sapinst\impl\src\osmod\iaxxbfile.cpp: 950: CIaOsFile::FSExportIterGet_impl(0)
d:\depot\bas\720_rel\bc_720-2_rel\gen\optu\ntamd64\ins\sapinst\impl\src\syslib\synxcfseit.cpp: 317: CSyFSExportIteratorImpl::get()
d:\depot\bas\720_rel\bc_720-2_rel\gen\optu\ntamd64\ins\sapinst\impl\src\syslib\syxxcpath.cpp: 514: CSyPath::CSyPath(\\?\GLOBALROOT\Device\RsFx0320\<localmachine>\MSSQLSERVER)
Path component contains reserved character ('<'): <localmachine>
ERROR <date> <time>
The step collect with step key |NW_Java_OneHost|ind|ind|ind|ind|0|0|NW_Onehost_System|ind|ind|ind|ind|onehost|0|NW_GetSidNoProfiles|ind|ind|ind|ind|getSid|0|collect was executed with status ERROR



  • Software Provisioning Manager tool (SWPM)
  • SAP Systems based on SAP NetWeaver 7.1 or higher
  • Database MS SQL Server
  • Operating System MS Windows


SAP NetWeaver 7.1 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.2 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3


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