SAP BusinessObjects BI platform support tool 2.1 Patch 13
Release Date: March 28, 2022
New System Alerts
New Landscape Tools allowing disabling of attribute binding for SAP, Windows AD, and LDAP users
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Upgraded to latest JQuery, and JQuery UI
|Web Application Server report incorrectly displaying information||Fixed HTML formatting||2.1.12||BITBITOOL-1809|
|BI Applications stops collecting information if it encountered one missing/corrupt BI application||It will now continue with the rest of the BI Applications data collection||2.1.12||BITBITOOL-1811|
|Content Analysis times out counting large object types||It will now perform counts more efficiently||2.1.12||BITBITOOL-1810|
Known Issues and Limitations
FOUND IN VERSION
TARGET VERSION FOR FIX
|Webi Doc Masker is not working with newer versions lower than BI Platform 4.3 SP01.|
WebI Doc Masker now works for the BI Platform version that the SDK is being used.
-BIPST 2.1.10, 4.2 SP06 SDK was used.
-BIPST 2.1.11 to BIPST 2.1.13, 4.3 SP01 SDK is used.
|On some Windows clients, the sapclientplugin cannot be launched from E2E Trace Wizard because binary is not code signed and causes UAC pop up||2.x||2.1.5|
|Hardware Summary Analysis report not working when BI is running on AIX platform. This is a limitation of the SAP Host Agent. ETA for a fix to the SAP Host Agent is unknown at this point.||2.x||Unknown|
E2E Trace Wizard : In some cases, using a domain user from a different domain (not the domain of the user currently logged on to windows) causes the SAP Client Plug-in Administrator logon to fail. (this logon allows the SAP Client Plug-in to start under local administrative access).
Workaround 2: Uncheck the option to Use Integrated SAP Client Plug-in and on step 3 manually launch the SAP Client Plug-in from the location:
If you apply a combined installer patch, the "BOE Web App Build Check" alert is triggered because of a bug in the combined installer. Refer to: 2604826 - Combined Installer for SAP BusinessObjects BI platform does not update inventory.txt and install manifest with the correct build number
|BI 4.x||BI 4.2 SP6||BITBITOOL-1543|
|SAP Host Agent script files are not working in Linux. See workaround in KBA 2832454 - BI Platform Support Tool fails to gather information from SAP Host Agent on Linux||2.1.7||2.2||BITBITOOL-1722|
|Schedule Manager window will not open while BI Support Tool schedule job is in Running status||2.1.9||BITBITOOL-1762|
|Host Agent Validation and Host Agent Reports fail after 2.1.9 upgrade - New Requirement Added, Host Agent version 7.21 Patch 45 and higher||2.1.9||none|
|Scheduling for BI Platforms using SAP JVM version lower than 1.8.0_42 will require Microsoft Visual Studio C++ 2013 Redistribution Package installed.|
For the SAP JVM version used in your BI Platform version, refer to SAP Note 2914488 - List of Bundled SAP JVM versions shipped with selected Patches of SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.x