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2588519 - The command 'tp' from tool 'tp' could not be executed successfully


You are performing an upgrade using Software Update Manager (SUM) tool. The database for the source system is using Oracle 11.2 and it will be upgraded to a higher version or migrated to HANA. The target system will use Kernel 7.45 or 7.49.

  • Symptom 1


SAPup broke during phase TOOLVERSXML_FEATURES_TP_EXTRACT in module PREP_INPUT_CHECK / Parameter input
Error Message: Last error code set:
Error: The command 'tp' from tool 'tp' could not be executed successfully


EXECUTING /usr/sap/SID/SUM/abap/exe/tp GETCAPABILITIES SID pf=/usr/sap/SID/SUM/abap/var/TOOLVERS.TPP
This is tp version 380.39.89 (release 745, unicode enabled)
ERROR: Connect to SID failed (20180111160523, probably wrong environment).
TRACE-INFO: 56: [ dev trc,00000] OCIStmtExecute(rpc=0): [dur. 0,000s]
TRACE-INFO: 57: [ dev trc,00000] <--oci_execute_stmt(orc=0, iters-errors = 1-0) [dur. 0,000s]
TRACE-INFO: 58: [ dev trc,00000] SAP kernel 745 only supported with Oracle client >= 12
TRACE-INFO: 59: [ dev trc,00000] DbSlConnect(con=0) -> orc=0, rc=15=DBSL_ERR_UNSUPPORTED

  • Symptom 2


Checks after phase MAIN_SWITCH/TABUIMP_BAS were negative!

Last error code set:
Unresolved transport requests found

A trouble ticket and an archive with all relevant log files have been
Trouble ticket: "E:\usr\sap\<SID>\SUM\abap\log\SAPup_troubleticket.log"
Log archive: "E:\usr\sap\<SID>\SUM\abap\log\SAPup_troubleticket.sar"


TRACE-INFO: 81: [dbsloci.c ,00000] *** ERROR => Oracle server 12.2 only supported with Oracle client >= 12.1
TRACE-INFO: 82: [ dev trc,00000] DbSlConnect(con=0) -> orc=0, rc=15=DBSL_ERR_UNSUPPORTED
TRACE-INFO: 83: [dbsloci.c ,00000] *** ERROR => Logging off con=0 because of error 15=DBSL_ERR_UNSUPPORTED.
TRACE-INFO: 84: [ dev trc,00000] Disconnecting con=0
TRACE-INFO: 85: [ dev trc,00000] OCITransRollback(con=0, svc=FB62531080)
TRACE-INFO: 86: [ dev trc,00000] OCISessionEnd(con=0, svc=FB62531080, srv=FB62533270='<SID>'): Close session usr=FB6253E200, rc=0
tp returncode summary:
TOOLS: Highest return code of single steps was: 0
ERRORS: Highest tp internal error was: 0232
tp finished with return code: 232
connect failed
ERROR: Connect to <SID> failed (20190816193459, probably wrong environment).
SAPup> Process with PID 18804 terminated with status 232 at <Date><Time>!



Products based on SAP Netweaver with Oracle 11.2.


SAP ERP all versions ; SAP NetWeaver all versions


SAP kernel 745 only supported with Oracle client >= 12, DMO, SUM, Oracle 11.2, 12.1, Oracle Client, kernel 745, kernel 749 , KBA , BC-UPG-TLS-TLA , Upgrade tools for ABAP , Problem

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