Earlier version of the Solution manger used to maintain SLD through SMSY transaction code. Since Solution Manger 7.1 on-wards SAP replaced SMSY with LMDB. As of now CR version of SLD should be at least 9.1 to configure LMDB.
I would like to explain you the step by step of solution manager SLD upgrade.
- Check the table space size of PSAPSR3DB ,Please keep at least 10 GB free size if you are upgrade version 4. to 9.1
- Check the SLD service status( service should be in green status)
- Take the backup SLD version before Upgrade.
- Take the backup of the system.
- Don’t stop the database or SLD service durning the upgrade.
- Don’t closed the web browser during the upgrade.
Minimum 30 minutes required to complete the upgrade.
Read the SAPNote: 669669 – Update of SAP System Component Repository in SLD
Download the CR content according to your request.
Note: You cannot Upgrade from version4.0 to 9.1 You have to upgrade one by as per the order.
From 1.x to 2.0:
Support portal entry point: SAP MASTER DATA FOR SLD 1.0
End of maintenance reached; no longer available.
From 2.x to 3.0
Support portal entry point: SAP MASTER DATA FOR SLD 2.0
File name: CRDelta1418_0-10003379.ZIP
Comment: See below. Switch from 2.0 to 3.0
From 3.x to 4.0
Support portal entry point: SAP CR CONTENT UP TO 2007
File name: CRDelta1511_0-10004549.ZIP
From 4.x to 5.0
Support portal entry point: SAP CR CONTENT UP TO 2008
File name: CRDelta41514_0-10006428.ZIP
From 5.x to 6.0
Support portal entry point: SAP CR CONTENT UP TO 2009
File name: CRDelta51509_1-20005942.ZIP
From 6.x to 7.0
Support portal entry point: SAP CR CONTENT UP TO 2010
File name: CRDelta61610_0-20006535.ZIP
From 7.x to 8.0
Support portal entry point: SAP CR CONTENT UP TO 2011
File name: CRDelta71611_0-20008269.ZIP
From 8.x to 9.0
Support portal entry point: SAP CR CONTENT UP TO 2012
File name: CRDelta81612_0-20009730.ZIP
From 9.x to 10.0
Support portal entry point: SAP CR CONTENT UP TO 2013
File name: CRDelta91615_0-20010858.ZIP
From 10.x to 11.0
Support portal entry point: SAP CR CONTENT UP TO 2014
File name: CRDelta101613_0-20012029.ZIP
From 11.x to 11.y (latest version)
Support portal entry point: SAP CR CONTENT UP TO 2015
File name: CRDelta1116*.ZIP
Comment: Use the latest file.
Example: You are using the current CR Content 9.5. Download the latest data model cimsap….zip and the following files:
Also download the latest CRDelta1116*.ZIP file.
You must first download the current CIM model. find these under SAP CR Content…..
Go to the service marketplace download software >>Support Package and Stacks>>> A -to Z index>> select C>>>
Check your CR version And download it…
Example: Your version is 2008.. and required version is 2014.. You need to download all version in between this.
Login to the SLD
Administration>>> Details> Data there you can seen the current version of CR content..
Note: Download the cimsapxxxx and correspond crdelta xxxx
Import first Latest cimsapxxxx then crdelta one by one…
Login to the SLD: Administration >>> content Import:::
Select the proper version of the cissapxxx and import
brows the file and select the file and import: if the file is not compatible throw an error message (Import anyway) ( Cancel the Import..)
cancel the import and select the proper version of CR, otherwise your SLD database is inconsistent mode.
Click the import::; import will start………….
If the below error occur increase the table space of PSAPSR3DB and continue the import from the beginning, the same file…
Finished You can see the CR version on Administration >>> details >> Data..