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2514296 - "Portal runtime error" when launching catalog


When launching your catalog from SAP SRM, you get a portal error on screen:

Portal runtime error

An exception occurred while processing your request. Send the exception ID to your portal administrator.


See log file for details about this exception

When checking the default trace logs, you will find this error:

Caused by: com.sapportals.portal.prt.runtime.PortalRuntimeException: Exception in SAP Application Integrator occured: Unknown system alias.
System Alias:  'SAP_MDM',
User:          'PURCHASER',
Reason:        System Alias is not defined or permission denied for this user



  • SAP Supplier Relationship Management (SRM)
  • SAP enhancement package for SAP Supplier Relationship Management
  • Product Catalogs


SAP Supplier Relationship Management all versions ; SAP enhancement package for SAP Supplier Relationship Management all versions


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