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3152176 - sap_set_password failed to update RSSD_prim user on the companion site - SRS


  • sap_set_password failed to update RSSD prim user's password with the following msgs:
    • SetPassword   Failing Command Error Message Unable to alter the password on the Replication Server ''.4905' for the user '<SID>_REP_SITE2_RSSD_prim'.
    • SetPassword   Failing Exception  Message: 'com.sybase.jdbc4.jdbc.SybSQLException: Failed to connect to server '<SID>_REP_SITE2_RSSD' as user '<SID>_REP_SITE2_RSSD_prim'.
          See CT-Lib and/or server error messages for more information.' Cause: 'Failed to connect to server '<SID>_REP_SITE2_RSSD' as user '<SID>_REP_SITE2_RSSD_prim'. 
  • The new password strings contains special characters: # or =. e.g.  'NewPwd#xxxx'  or 'NewPwd=xxxx'



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0 with High Availability Disaster Recovery (HADR) for Business Suite
  • SQL Anywhere (ASA) 17.0


SAP NetWeaver all versions


sap_set_password; rssd prim user; ASA password , KBA , BC-SYB-REP-SAP , Replication with SAP Suite / SAP BW , BC-SYB-SQA , SQL Anywhere (on premise, on demand) , Problem

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