Archives: December, 2008

SCHAPPY — 21. December 2008, 14:58

Blackberry Sync Issues of 3rd party Mail Accounts

Issue: Once you’ve synchronized successfully with your 3rd party IMAP/POP3/OWA-Account and you descide to remove the account from the BES, you may no longer receive new mails for this mail account, after you’ve added it to your BES again. The mail account setup finished successfully, and the first activation confirmation mail received on you mobile […]

SCHAPPY — 10. December 2008, 16:17

[Solved] Stuck on sapinst.exe “Start Instance”

Problem: Solution Manager 4.0 SR4 installation succeeded, but during setup step “start instance” the instance is stopped after 10 mins with the following error: “ABAP processes of instance <SID>/DVEBMGS00 [ABAP: UNKNOWN] did not start after 10:00 minutes. Giving up.” Solution: Check /usr/sap/<SID>/DVEBMGS00/work/dev_disp for the following entry *** DP_FATAL_ERROR => DpMsAttach: local hostname ‘hostname’ is resolved […]

SCHAPPY — 9. December 2008, 14:58

ELSTER closes abruptly while running Checkpoint VPN-1 SecureClient

Problem: ELSTER installed on MS Vista SP1, program runs. Just when checking the data or submitting data to the Internet the application closes abruptly without any error message. Checking the Windows eventlog section systems indicated the following errors: SOURCE: FW1 EVENTID: 1 DESCRIPTION: FW1: C Sending reset dire The error indicates problems returned by the […]

SCHAPPY — 7. December 2008, 16:47

Extend reiserfs partition with resize_reiserfs

Problem: Need to extend the reiserfs formatted partition /dev/sda2 mounted as /. Solution: Get your desired live cd and boot from it. Use cfdisk /dev/sda or fdisk /dev/sda to change partition tables of your disks. First note the start cyclinder of the current parition! Delete the existing partition /dev/sda2. Create a new partition /dev/sda2 with […]

SCHAPPY — , 12:25

MAXDB – How to reinstall a corrupted version

Just got a corrupted version of MAXDB and tried to reinstall the entire database by running SDBSETUP. However, the installer runs for hours without any changes. Sometimes errors about already installed versions and missing users/files occured. Thus I decided to get rid of all installed components by hand. On SAP systems (in my case running […]