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Restrict bacground jobs to run in a particular server, HOW?

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Restrict bacground jobs to run in a particular server, HOW?


What is your solution for the above with out hard coding the target server where the background job should run?

The exact requirement is a background job can run in all other SAP instances (A, B, C) except for one instance (D). This instance (D)somehow still must have a btc work process.

Thanks in advance for your inputs


  • 05 Sep 2009 6:36 am
    I have 2 options in this regard, but the selection depends on my customer requirement.

    1) You may use the following profile parameter in default profile where you mention the list of the application servers where the background jobs need to be processed.

    rdisp/btcname = svr1, svr2, ....

    2) You can create a server group in SM61 with the name 'SAP_DEFAULT_BTC' and assign the desired app servers. The background jobsare only executed on any server that is included in the server group 'SAP_DEFAULT_BTC'.
    Note that the 'SAP_DEFAULT_BTC' server group is analyzed at the start time of a job, but not at the definition time. This applies in general to background processing server groups.
  • Shalesh Singh Visen
    05 Sep 2009 6:37 am
    sm61 deactivate that servers settings.
  • Shalesh Singh Visen
    14 Sep 2009 4:15 am
    Your solution is based on what version? Im currently at 4.6C, is this possible?