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2523385 - BR0231E Backup utility call failed - Backint


  • You are executing a restore/backup with BRRESTORE/BRBRACKUP and Backint.
  • The execution failes with the error below:
BR0279E Return code from '/usr/sap/<SID>/SYS/exe/run/backint ... ': *
BR0231E Backup utility call failed
  • There are no BR*Tools error messages that identify the cause of the issue.
  • There is no issue with the execution until backint is called.
  • There are backint errors, BKI****E before the execution is interrupted.



  • SAP Systems based on SAP NetWeaver
  • Oracle Database


SAP NetWeaver all versions


TSM, Tivoli Storage Manager, IBM, brtools, BKI, BKI2027I, BKI2000I, BKI0005I, BKI2026E, BKI9300E, BKI0020I, BKI0021I, BKI0024I, BR0280I, BR0406I, BR0404I , KBA , BC-DB-ORA-DBA , Database Administration , BC-DB-ORA , Oracle , Problem

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