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E-CA: In Step Creating Tables, Received "Named Pipes Provider: Could not open a connection to SQL Server [2]" (Doc ID 2598613.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 16, 2019

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.57 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Applying PT Patch to upgrade source image using Change Assistant
MSSQL 2017
Defined target database, passes connectivity tests.
Can log in with datamover with User ID: PS
Can log in with datamover with Access ID: SYSADM (bootstrap mode)

Running CA to apply PT patch (8.57.04 -> 8.57.08)
Error in Step "Creating Tables"

ERROR
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Sqlcmd: Error: Microsoft ODBC Driver 13 for SQL Server : Named Pipes Provider: Could not open a connection to SQL Server [2]. .
Sqlcmd: Error: Microsoft ODBC Driver 13 for SQL Server : Login timeout expired.
Sqlcmd: Error: Microsoft ODBC Driver 13 for SQL Server : A network-related or instance-specific error has occurred while establishing a connection to SQL Server. Server is not found or not accessible. Check if instance name is correct and if SQL Server is configured to allow remote connections. For more information see SQL Server Books Online..

from CP_crttbl_CA.LOG:
Command Line: C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\Client SDK\ODBC\130\Tools\Binn\SQLCMD.EXE -U SYSADM -P * -S HCDAP01V -d HCUPG92 -i C:\Maint\Staging\softwareupdatePATCH857{-HCUPG92}IP20191011091237\CP_crttbl.sql -o C:\Maint\Output\softwareupdatePATCH857{-HCUPG92}IP20191011091237\CP_crttbl.log -e -I -b

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Create CA job to apply tools product patch 8.57.04 -> 8.57.08
2. Run CA Job
3. Observe Error


Changes

 

Cause

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