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BR Backup Error

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dear all,

while taking backup using BRTOOLS, process terminates with error 'Execution of BRBACKUP finished with return code 5" when checking error log using TCODE DB12 it prompts a message containing ' SXPG_COMMAND_EXECUTE failed for BRTOOLS - Reasons: program_start_error: for more information, see SYS.

I am using Windows 2003 Enterprise with SAP ECC5 and Oracle 9i as a database.

please help me to resolve this issue.


Majid Khan

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Former Member
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check this note

Note 446172 - SXPG_COMMAND_EXECUTE (program_start_error) in DB13

Former Member
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well after a quick google the top link returned is:

It seems like there is a authorization/security problem. does SAP have access to execute them.

If not there check your Oracle Access for user SYS.