SM37 Authorisation Issue
In the SM37 Authorisation there are Objects called
BTCADMIN - Background administrator ID
JOBGROUP - Summary of jobs for a group
What exactly do you fill in these 2 fields? Give me good example.
Vaibhav Modi replied
<b>FOR object: S_BTCH_ADM
with field:BTCADMIN Background administrator</b>
S_BTCH_ADM authorizes a super user to manage background processing (menu
path Tools -> Administration -> Jobs -> Job overview).
An administrator with this authorization can:
o Access background jobs in all clients of an SAP system. In the
overview, the system displays all background jobs throughout the
Without this authorization, users can only work on background jobs
in the clients in which they are logged on.
o Perform all functions on background jobs.
o Execute programs in job steps.
<u> Defined fields</u>
ID for background administrator: Enter Y to grant the above
authorizations to an administrator.
Value N or missing authorization: The user is not authorized as a
background processing administrator.
<b>FOR object: S_BTCH_JOB
with field:JOBACTION- Job operations
JOBGROUP- Summary of jobs for a gr</b>
You use this object to assign users authorizations for all operations
except scheduling. For example, you could assign users authorization to
delete their own jobs.
This object is used to check all critical administration operations for
background processing (Tools -> Administration -> Jobs -> Job overview.
Users do not need an authorization for this object to schedule
background jobs; an authorization is normally not required for end
Exception: If background jobs are to be automatically released after
scheduling, your users should have the authorization for value RELE so
that the scheduled jobs are automatically released.
An authorization for this object means users have authorization for
their own jobs in their current client. To assign a user administration
authorization for all users and all clients, use authorization
Background Processing: Background Administrator.
Operations on one job consists of the following fields:
o Functions: Operations the user is allowed to perform.
Possible values are:
- DELE: Delete background jobs
- LIST: Display spool requests created by jobs
- PLAN: Copy or repeat jobs
- PROT: Display job processing logs
- RELE: Release jobs (automatic release after scheduling possible)
- SHOW: Display job queue
- Job group: Names of permitted job groups. Reserved: Set to *.
With this authorization, users can release and delete their own
background jobs in job administration. The users' jobs are also
automatically released after scheduling.
<u> Field Value</u>
Operations on a job DELE RELE
Job group *