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3332703 - Unable to update BI on Linux server due to the error: Aborted  (core dumped) $SetupEngineBinDir $@


  • Try to update the BI system and also finish the pre-requisites.
  • The update always fails and finishes with the error:  line 21:  1301 Aborted  (core dumped) $SetupEngineBinDir $@
  • The actual BI installation directory is <InstallPath>, which is also the one provided during the update patch installer, but installer is always looking at path "<InstallPath>/sap_bobj". 
  • In the install log, the errors below show:
    • Could not get duModel from folder: <InstallPath>/sap_bobj/InstallData/InstallCache/
    • Could not open file <InstallPath>/sap_bobj/InstallData/InstallCache/connectivity.connectionserver.drivers.teradata.odbc.config-4.0-core-nu/



  • BI Product Version: SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform 4.2 Support Pack 2
  • (Target SAP BusinessObjects BI platform 4.2 SP9 Patch 12)
  • Server OS: SUSE12 SP5


InstallManifest.sqlite;line 21:  1301 Aborted; (core dumped) $SetupEngineBinDir $@;BI update , KBA , BI-BIP-INS , Installation, Updates, Upgrade, Patching , Problem

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