Solution for HANA Revision ugrade method when Dependent components like AFL,BFL etc components are present.
While performing HANA revision upgrade from 34 to 37.5 along with the AFL component compatible for HANA rev 37.5 along with AFL component.We get the below error
Ingeneral if you get the below error while performing HANA revision upgrade along with the AFL(or any other dependent components in HANA whether ECC or BW system)
Solution-Follow the below procedure step by step
For Hana revision Upgrade along with AFL component below procedure should be followed.
Step 1-Create a folder named REVAFL37_5 and place the HANA revision 37.5and AFL softwares(Compatible with HANA Rev 37.5) in the location.
Provide full permissions to the folder chmod –R 777 REVAFL37_5
Step 2-Run the script ./hdblcm_prepare.sh and extract the softwares
Step 3-We will get one extracted folder
Note:log file is to check logs for the extracted software
Step 5-Move inside the SAP_HANA_DATABASE folder and run the script ./hdblcm and select 1(SID)
Step 6-Click on 1 and update the components together
Give system password and enter
Result:Go to the HANA studio and check the version of HANA revision.It will be upgraded as 37.5 along with AFL
Brief explanation of the procedure
Method & Resolution found out by us.
1.Download the softwares(HANA revision,AFL and hdblcm_prepare.sh script) from Service market place
All the procedures should be carried out through root
2.Create a folder and downloaded softwares in the location and provide full access
chmod -R 777 <Folder name>
3.run the script ./hdblcm_prepare.sh
4.After running the script extracted folder will appear
5.Inside the extracted folder SAP_HANA_AFL AND SAP_HANA_DATABASE
6.Go into SAP_HANA_DATABASE
7.run the script ./hdblcm
8.Select the option 1
9.Select the option 1 by selecting all
10.Software will be updated