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SAP ERP 6.0 Upgrade  

Applies to:

SAP ERP 6.0 EHP4 upgrade on AIX 6.1 using EHP installer.


During EHP4 upgrade at  Extraction phase, EHP installer will be stopped with error message " OS user password does not work,please reenter" even though we provide correct password of SIDADM user.

Author(s):  Swetha Koduru

Company:     Deloitte Consulting India Pvt Ltd.
Created on:    21 November 2011
Author(s) Bio

Swetha Koduru is currently working with Deloitte Consulting India Pvt Ltd. as Associate 4 in AMS service line.

SAP NetWeaver Consultant with around 3+ years of experience in SAP Basis and DB2 DBA Administration. Expertise in Production support, Installations and Software Life Cycle Management including EHP/Release Upgrades.


To resolve this issue,we need to fix the ownership/file permission of the file sapuxuserchk in both kernel locations /sapmnt/SID/exe and /usr/sap/SID/DVEBMGSXX/exe.