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2508911 - Message Server and SAP MMC: "Running but not responding" (Yellow state)


  • SAP MMC shows that the Message Server is in yellow status with the message Running but not responding. This situation is perceived specially after upgrade and/or patching activities.
  • It is confirmed that this is not the same situation as handled in the SAP Note - 2209809 - Message server status is empty.



  • Operating system independent
  • Database independent
  • SAP NetWeaver
  • SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA
  • ABAP Platform


ABAP platform all versions ; SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA all versions


SAP MMC,  Message Server, Running but not responding, sapcontrol, sapcontrol -nr $$ -function GetVersionInfo, sapcontrol -nr $$ -prot PIPE -function GetVersionInfo, patch, upgrade, binaries , KBA , BC-CST , Client/Server Technology , BC-CST-MS , Message Service , Problem

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