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3155286 - Update by failed with error - Cannot parse external program configuration


HANA Cockpit(not specific to HANA cockpit) update failed with error "cannot parse external program configuration" in hdblcm log file.



00:00:00.000 - INFO: Summary of critical errors
00:00:00.000 - ERR :   Installation failed
00:00:00.000 - ERR :     Cannot detect command line options dynamically.
00:00:00.000 - ERR :       Cannot parse external program configuration: 
no element found at line 1, column 0, byte -1 at <SID>/Install/Configuration/ line 80.



  • SAP HANA, platform edition 1.0
  • SAP HANA, platform edition 2.0


SAP HANA 1.0, platform edition ; SAP HANA, platform edition 2.0


./,./, ExternalProgramConfiguration, cannot parse external program configuration
, KBA , HAN-LM-UPG-DB , Upgrade of HANA Database , HAN-LM-INS-DB , Installation of HANA Database , Problem

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