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2940966 - TREX installation issue - SetupException: >>> FAILED with rc=1280 - TREX setup cannot proceed


When trying to install the latest TREX release (79) on a SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15, the installation fails and brings the following information in the installation log:

  • Action: Configuring SAP system TRX -- failed. 
    Exception description:
    Traceback (most recent call last):
    File "./support/", line 1354, in installInstance
    File "/backup/TREX/tx_trex_content/TX_LINUX_X86_64/support/", line 5935, in doItOrNot
    step(*args, **keyArgs)
    File "/backup/TREX/tx_trex_content/TX_LINUX_X86_64/support/", line 2513, in makeitsap
    raise SetupException(" FAILED with rc=%d" % (int(rc)))
    SetupException: >>> FAILED with rc=1280



  • SAP Netweaver - All versions
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15
  • TREX Search Engine 7.10.79


SAP NetWeaver all versions


rc=1280, TREX installation, TREX setup cannot proceed,, SetupException, innsserv-compat, linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 , KBA , BC-TRX-INS , TREX Installation , Problem

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