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2883193 - SAP AS Java fails to start due to presence of several invalid licenses


The right license has been added, but the SAP NetWeaver Application Server for Java (AS Java) fails to start. The below error is logged in the trace files (default trace file, std_server<x> and dev_server<x>):
ERROR => Java node 'server0' terminated with exit code -11111
Cannot get installed license key. KEY: <<KEY NAME>>
A config entry with the name  <<KEY NAME>> could not be found in the configuration Licensing.

The NetWeaver Administrator (NWA) Licenses section is also not available.



  • SAP NetWeaver Application Server Java
  • Release Independent


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