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3276496 - Error: Instance not found for host


You got following error when you tried to log on with <sid>adm. Error: Instance not found for host

You might got following error with further detailed information.

awk: cannot open file '/usr/sap/<SID>/SYS/profile/DEFAULT.PFL' for reading (Permission denied)

Due to this, you cannot start your HANA, run commands such as sapcontrol, python and so on. Following error would be shown

command not found



  • HANA 1.0
  • HANA 2.0


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


instance profile, DEFAULT profile , KBA , HAN-DB , SAP HANA Database , How To

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