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3193422 - sapinit.service cannot be started when a RedHat Linux server is booted


  • A RedHat Linux system hosting an SAP application server has configured the sapinit.service to start via systemd at boot time.
  • The service sapinit.service cannot be started and with "systemctl status sapinit" the customer sees the status "red" and the following message:

           sapinit[1335]: File /usr/sap/sapservices not found.



  • RedHat 8.x
  • SAP app server


sapinit.service , systemd , KBA , BC-OP-LNX-RH , Red Hat Linux , Problem

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