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3470754 - [Troubleshooting] RFC destination SAPXPG_DBDEST_* does not work


The analysis of SAPXPG_DBDEST* involves several complex configurations, including the Database (BC-DB-ORA), Operating System (BC-OP-LNX or BC-OP-NT), RFC (BC-MID-RFC), Gateway (BC-CST-GW), and External Commands (BC-CCM-BTC-EXT).

Below is a detailed breakdown of each component:

  • Database (BC-DB-ORA):

    • Configuration: DB13
    • Executables: BR*Tools
  • Operating System (BC-OP-LNX or BC-OP-NT):

    • Secure Shell (ssh)
    • Remote Shell (rsh)
    • Environment Variables
    • File Permissions
    • known_hosts File
  • RFC (Remote Function Call) (BC-MID-RFC):

    • Facilitates communication between the ABAP Application Server and the Remote Database Server Host
  • Gateway (BC-CST-GW):

    • Access Control List (ACL) file: Allows the execution of registered programs such as sapxpg
  • External Commands (BC-CCM-BTC-EXT):

    • The sapxpg program: Responsible for initiating external commands on both the application and database servers, and for reading environment variables



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SAPXPG, DB13, BR*TOOLS, SSH, RSH , KBA , BC-CCM-BTC-EXT , External and Logical Commands , BC-CST-GW , Gateway/CPIC , BC-DB-ORA , Oracle , BC-OP-LNX , Linux , BC-MID-RFC , RFC , BC-OP-NT , Windows , How To

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