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7.01 trial nstall still running after 4 Hrs ???? 2GB RAM XP machine

Hi all

The latest trial netweaver 7.01 seems to take AGES and AGES to install.

I Am loading this up on to a 2GB Windows XP Pro machine

After 4 hrs I'm STILL in Phase 18 of 27 Import ABAP

Mesage underneath -- Import Monitor jobs running 3 , waiting 20 completed 5 failed 0 total 28.

Task manager in windows still shows activity so system isn't "hanging".

Does it really take so long -- I installed the previous TRIAL version on a 1GB machine in only just over 1 Hour so something has obviously changed.

Will let it run for maybe another 2 hours then I'll go back to the previous release.




Hi Alvaro,

the processor is nearly irrelevant in that case. I configured just 3 load processes, which is usually aready to far to much for your harddisk. So they are most of the time idle. just harddisk and I/O matters. Even SATA2 is slow in in the relational database world.

Productive systems use iSCSI or Fibre Channel storage areas (NAS is not possibel for databases) with10GB line. then its fast. A local RAID 10 takes 1 h e.g.

BR, Oliver

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