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2515921 - tp: the extra argument does not look like umodes


SUM fails with an error similar to the below:

EXECUTING /usr/sap/<SID>/SUM/abap/exe/tp pf=/usr/sap/<SID>/SUM/abap/var/XTERN_CNV.TPP ddlntabs <SID> ddlmode=F step=X protyear=00 protsuffix=PARMVNT_XCNV seltsize=0 -Dbuffreset=no
This is tp version 380.20.12 (release 742, unicode enabled)
ERROR: the extra argument (protsuffix=PARMVNT_XCNV) does not look like umodes.

tp returncode summary:

TOOLS: Highest return code of single steps was: 0
ERRORS: Highest tp internal error was: 0203
tp finished with return code: 203
wrong syntax in tp call



Software Update Manager (SUM)

Affected phases can be PARMVNT_XCNV or NTACT_ALTNT


SUM, PARMVNT_XCNV, extra argument, umodes, tp, kernel, protsuffix, return code: 203
, KBA , BC-UPG-TLS-TLA , Upgrade tools for ABAP , BC-CTS-TLS , Transport Tools , Problem

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