BR0253E errno 5: Access is denied. BRTools errors occur when accessing "database" directory

  Env was W2K8 R3 Oracle just updated to brtools PL 42 As per blog: Executed  brconnect -u / -c -f check -SFP but still issue, so see te brconnect logs and manually execute cacls cacls <backup directory> /E /T /G <GROUP>:F cacls <backup directory> /E /T /G <USER>:F //alak

Quick Dirty Script for Checking Oracle Data Gurad Gap and Emailing it

 Situation: primary DB: prd_CCC standby DB: prd_WWW file 1: gap-check.bat @echo off cls echo. echo. echo This script checks for Archive Logs at prd_ccc and Applied Logs at prd_www echo. echo Querying prd_ccc (Primary) echo select max(sequence#) "Primary" from v$archived_log where archived='YES';|sqlplus -s / as sysdba echo Querying prd_www (Standby) echo select max(sequence#) "Standby" from v$archived_log where applied='YES';|sqlplus -s / as sysdba echo. DGMGRL / "show configuration" date /t && time /t && hostname && whoami file 2: emailer.ps1 $Username      = "username" $EmailPassword = "password" $today = Get-Date $Username = $Username $EmailTo = ""  $EmailFrom = "" $Body = Get-Content .\status.log -Raw $Subject = "PRIMARY/STANDBY DB GAP - $today" $SMTPServer = ""  $SMTPMessage = New-Object System.Net.Mai

SAP Client Copy Error: Errors occurred during export of container object FINB-TR-DERIVATION

 Reference from: TL;DR - Execute report ABADRCHECK with selected 'DELSTEPS' //alak ==== Client copy is completed with status "Post-Processing Required". There is an error in log for object FINB-TR-DERIVATION: DA300 "No active nametab exists for *some db table*" Name of db table is usually with naming convention: xxyyyysssmmmnnnn (xx - application class, yyyy - strategy ID, sss - system indicator, mmm - client, nnnn - sequence number) These db tables are part of some instance of derivation tool in your system and are used to store Derivation Rule Values. Other terms ABADR, FINB_TR_CC_EXIT, FINB_TR_CC_EXIT_TARGET, DA 300, DA300, CC, SCC9, SCCL, SCC3 Reason and Prerequisites During processing CC there was huge workload into your system. CC processcreates new tables to store copied derivation rules. This is done in parallel asynchronous process. But due to workload into system, t

SAP MAXDB Log Overwrite

  Logon as SIDadm in my case is windows run elevated command prompt Microsoft Windows [Version 10.0.17763.2366] (c) 2018 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. C:\Windows\system32>color f1 C:\Windows\system32>dbmcli -d XYZ -u SUPERDBA,Pass#1 -c db_execute set log auto overwrite on OK C:\Windows\system32>dbmcli -d XYZ -u SUPERDBA,Pass#1 -c sql_execute select automaticoverwrite from loginformation OK END 'YES' C:\Windows\system32> //alak

Guided steps to help enable SNOTE for TCI and Digitally signed SAP Notes

  SAP Note 2836302 brings a report (RCWB_TCI_DIGITSIGN_AUTOMATION) that provides guided steps to help you enable SNOTE for TCI and Digitally signed SAP Notes. This report also guides you with the configuration steps based on your SAP_BASIS release From: //alak

SAP: Segregate Different SMTP Mail Server Based on Sender Domain

  Requirement : An SAP server, with a single Productive client shared by multiple company codes. Each CoCode would have their own domain (FQDN), and any email send out, for example PO to vendors, are to be sent using each individual CoCode SMTP mail server. Solution Steps: 1. Configure multiple SMTP nodes in Tx SCOT, limiting each node with a Sender Group 2. Set different Sender Group (CDG) parameters for each user of each CoCode (Tx SU01 > Parameters) 3. Test using SCOT's Routing Test feature 4. Profit Detail Step: Logon to SAP system and configure multiple SMTP Node, can use  Continue with SCOT Wizard. Once you get multiple Nodes (as per below screenshot), double click any of them,  In this example, we double click on the "SECOND" node. And then click on "Set" button for the address type you want to configure (that would most probably be for INT type) And click the Pencil icon for setting the Sender Group Here we can set based on FQDN or any string. We are