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3207190 - Unable to check connection to the repository message happened during the phase "repository database connection"


  • The following message happened during creation of the repository

    Unable to check connection to the repository
    The TCP/IP connection to the host <hostname>, port 1433 has failed. Error: Connect timed out
    The specified data service repository information is invalid, specify valid data service repository information.

  • When trying to connect the hostname:port using telnet, connection failed.
    telnet <hostname> <port>
    Connecting To <hostname>...Could not open connection to the host, on port 1433: Connect failed



  • SAP Data Services 4.2, 4.3
  • MSSQL Server


SAP Data Services 4.2 ; SAP Data Services 4.3


KBA , EIM-DS-DEP , Deployment, Installation, Upgrade , How To

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