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3325467 - S/4HANA DB instance installation failed with error: Transport of archives failed


Installation of S/4HANA Database instance failed with below error:

 An error occurred while processing option SAP S/4HANA Server 2022 > SAP HANA Database > Installation > Application Server ABAP > High-Availability System > Database Instance (Last error reported by the step: Transport of archives failed. Check HdbCmdOut.log for more details). You can now:

  • Choose Retry
    to repeat the current step.
  • Choose Log Files
    to get more information about the error.
  • Stop the option and continue later.


HdbCmdOut.log contains the following error message:
Wed Apr 19 17:01:31 CST 2023 | | Archives download/extract failed. (pid=450400). For more details, check trace file /usr/sap/HDB/HDB00/hostname/trace/XXXX_ARCHIVE_DOWNLOAD_EXTRACT.trc.


XXXX_ARCHIVE_DOWNLOAD_EXTRACT.trc (in HANA DB side) contains the following error message:
2023-04-19 16:56:46.904957 [450427] ------- START: S4CORE107_INST_EXPORT_14_ZIP (pid=450427) -------
2023-04-19 16:56:46.936328 [450427] Downloading table "S4CORE107_INST_EXPORT_14_ZIP"... (Try number1)
2023-04-19 16:56:49.492598 [450427] Execute SELECT ARCHIVE_NAME, LENGTH(ARCHIVE), ARCHIVE FROM "S4CORE107_INST_EXPORT_14_ZIP"
2023-04-19 16:56:49.648558 [450427] Writing size 1779887790 to  /usr/sap/HDB/HDB00/backup/data/DB_XXXX/.zips/
2023-04-19 16:56:52.201154 [450427] /usr/sap/HDB/HDB00/backup/data/DB_XXXX/.zips/ start extraction.
2023-04-19 16:57:08.125345 [450427] ERROR: Table S4CORE107_INST_EXPORT_14_ZIP download exception [Error -3 while decompressing data: invalid block type]
2023-04-19 16:57:08.125430 [450427] ------- END:   S4CORE107_INST_EXPORT_14_ZIP (pid=450427) -------

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  • S/4HANA 2022
  • SAP HANA, platform edition 2.0


SAP HANA, platform edition 2.0


S4/HANA, SWPM, installation, HdbCmdOut.log, ARCHIVE_DOWNLOAD_EXTRACT.trc, Last error reported by the step, Transport of archives failed, Error -3 while decompressing data, invalid block type, corrupt, corruption , KBA , HAN-LM-INS-SAP , Installation of SAP Systems on HANA , Problem

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