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DBNETLIB error during sapinst export.

We are testing the Homogeneous system copy via R3load in order to

perform an Unicode conversion.

The source system is Ecc60, with SQL Server 9.0.3042.

The export via

Sapinst fails with this error in phase 'Export Preparation':

"WARNING 2008-10-08 19:04:57.605

Cannot connect to the database server. Errors returned: [Microsoft]

[ODBC SQL Server Driver][DBNETLIB]SQL Server does not exist or access


[Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][DBNETLIB]ConnectionOpen (Connect

()). Call your SAP Support."

The sapinst is started as sidadm user.

How solve the error ?


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