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SAP HANA 1.0 SP 6 – Compileserver

Hello,

in case you are running SP 6 (revision 60 or higher), you might have wondered what the new “compileserver” process is for (one per HANA instance).

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The compileserver is needed with SAP HANA SP6 as compiling of L-Procedures has been thrown out of Indexserver.

  

Without compile server, HANA will not start any more. This is a feature. For customers this is irrelevant, as HANAs default parameters will make sure that it is started. If customers change these defaults, the system is no longer supported.

Regards,
Marc
SAP Customer Solution Adoption (CSA)

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  • Thanks Mr. Marc,

    Good to know about it. I also got confused when found the process running on Linux under compileserver name. May I know what L-procedures stands for ?

    If you allow, May I ask why Indexserver is called “index server” ? I mean other processes are having name to their actual task. Index server is rather not sticking to it. Please let me know.

    Regards

    King Arthur