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2533311 - Cannot stop or start SAP system with Menu commands on IBM i


You are unable to stop or start an SAP system with Main Menu options on IBM i
The system will stop/start if the instance number is specified instead of *ALL option.

After the failed start, look at the joblog of your session (DSPJOBLOG) and go to the bottom.

You see errors similar to those below...

collectSystemInfo: found central instance DVEBMGS<NN> on host saptst_
but central instance already exists as DVEBMGS<NN> on host saptst_
RtvSidCfg:  <SID> system info status is not OK (2).                         
StopAllInstances: Stopping all instances of system <SID> is not possible. 
System configuration can not be retrieved.                            
O4STRSTP: Stopping all instances of system <SID> failed.         



SAP on IBM i


KBA , BC-OP-AS4 , IBM AS/400 , BC-DB-DB4 , DB2 for AS/400 , Problem

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