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3329687 - Is the Linux machine-id used by SAP software?


Linux instance provide a unique Machine ID in:


and depending on distributions also in:



In some cases, it may be necessary to change or reset the Machine ID, and information is needed if it affects SAP software.



Linux (any supported distribution and version)


SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP S/4HANA all versions


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