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3247381 - Error: "Path component contains reserved character (':'): CCMSD:" during system rename


You are doing system rename via SWPM.

It stops and shows the following error(sample).


In sapinst_dev.log, the following error can be found.

TRACE      2022-06-22 02:14:20.278 (<hostname>\<username>) (startInstallation)
D:\usr\sap\<SID>\SYS\exe\uc\NTAMD64\sapstartsrv.exe returned 0, output:
sapstartsrv=>sapparam: "DIR_PROFILE": must not be in "D:\usr\sap\<SID>\SYS\profile\DEFAULT.PFL"


WARNING[E] 2022-06-22 02:17:50.457 (<hostname>\<username>) (startInstallation) [syxxcpath.cpp:476] id=syslib.filesystem.badCharacterInPath errno=FSL-02106 CSyPath::CSyPath(D:\usr\sap\CCMSD:\usr\sap\<SID>\SYS\exe\uc\NTAMD64\sappfpar.exe=>sapparam: "DIR_PROFILE": must not be in "D:\usr\sap\<SID>\SYS\profile\DEFAULT.PFL")
Path contains reserved character (':'): D:\usr\sap\CCMSD:\usr\sap\<SID>\SYS\exe\uc\NTAMD64\sappfpar.exe=>sapparam: "DIR_PROFILE": must not be in "D:\usr\sap\<SID>\SYS\profile\DEFAULT.PFL"

TRACE      2022-06-22 02:17:50.457 (<hostname>\<username>) (startInstallation)
Error checking if node 'D:\usr\sap\CCMSD:\usr\sap\<SID>\SYS\exe\uc\NTAMD64\sappfpar.exe=>sapparam: "DIR_PROFILE": must not be in "D:\usr\sap\<SID>\SYS\profile\DEFAULT.PFL"' exists, return false: Path component contains reserved character (':'): CCMSD:


The log is an example.



ABAP system rename via SWPM.


SAP NetWeaver all versions


KBA , BC-INS-SRN , System Rename Utility , Problem

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