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3204528 - How-To: switch to <sid>xsa or sap<sid>xsa user in Linuc OS


You try to switch to <sid>xsa or sap<sid>xsa user in Linux OS, but it failed with error "su: warning: cannot change directory to /home/<sid>xsa: No such file or directory"


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  • SAP HANA Extended Application Services, Advanced Model
  • SAP HANA Cockpit


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


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