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2811310 - SUM phase PREP_INPUT_CHECK/KERNEL_PRE error: No suitable SAP Kernel archive for platform


  • An error occurs in the phase PREP_INPUT_CHECK/KERNEL_PRE of an upgrade using the Software Update Manager (SUM) in Database Migration Option (DMO) scenario
  • The error message found in the log file KERNELPRE.LOG is similar to:

No suitable SAP Kernel archive for platform WINDOWS_X86_64 was found in the download directory 

1 ETQ399 Executing action 'COLLECT_KERNEL'
1 ETQ399 Selecting kernel archives for target 'exe'.
1 ETQ399 No kernel yet in 'exe'.
2 ETQ399 Archive 'D:\SUMDOWNLOAD\SAPEXEDB_401-80002623.SAR' is for different DB-type 'hdb' != requested 'mss'.
2WETQ399 Found only DB-independent archive(s) for release 753 - ignored!



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DMO, kernel, source OS/DB , KBA , BC-UPG-TLS-TLA , Upgrade tools for ABAP , BC-UPG-MP , Maintenance Planning Tools , Problem

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