How do I find my host agent log?

How do I find my host agent log?

How do I find my host agent log?

log and content of the Host Agent’s work directory. Restart SAP Host Agent by executing saphostexec -restart (as a user with root authorization) or hostexecstart -restart (as as user adm. Check the system log for the error messages from the sapstartsrv process of the Host Agent.

How do I know if diagnostic agent is running?

Check if the Diagnostics Agent is shown as connected in the Agent Administration UI of the Solution Manager system. In case you are using Solution Manager 7.2 check the ‘Non-Authenticated’ and look for the Agent. Once spotted select the agent and click trust Agent.

How do I start Saphostexec?


  1. Login as root as doesn’t have permission for executing SAP HOST AGENT commands.
  2. cd /usr/sap/hostctrl/exe {navigate to directory where sap host agent is installed}
  3. execute command ./saphostexec –USE BELOW MENTIONED OPTION.

How do I start a Hostagent in SAP?

To start and stop the SAP Host Agent:

  1. (Windows)   %ProgramFiles%\SAP\hostctrl\exe\saphostexec.exe -[option] [pf= ]
  2. (UNIX)   /usr/sap/hostctrl/exe/saphostexec -[option] [pf= ]

How does SAP hosting agent work?

saphostexec is a service or daemon that only runs under privileged user accounts such as root on UNIX or Local System under Windows. saphostexec hosts the life-cycle management processes of the SAP Host Agent itself, such as upgrade and installation. SAPHostControl runs within SAP Host Agent under the sapadm user.

How do I download the SAP host agent?

You can install SAP Host Agent manually by executing the saphostexec executable with option -install from the extracted SAPHOSTAGENT . SAR archive.

How do I start a diagnostic agent?

You can start and stop the Diagnostics Agent by running sapcontrol. The sapcontrol executable is located in the Diagnostics Agent instance specific exe directory: /usr/sap/ /SMDA /exe.

How do I open SMD Agent Admin?

Starting the Agent Administration

  1. Start the Launchpad, and in the group SAP Solution Manager Administration, choose the tile Agents per Technical System – Administration.
  2. Select a system, and choose Agent Framework. You can start it embedded or in a new window.
  3. On the Status tab page, choose Agent Admin.

What is the use of SAP host agent?

The SAP Host Agent is a tool that you can use for monitoring and controlling SAP and non-SAP instances, operating systems, and databases. It is installed automatically during the installation of new SAP instances with SAP kernel 7.20 or higher.

How do I install Hostagent?


  1. Log on as a user with the required authorization:
  2. IBM i only: Enter the command CALL PGM(QP2TERM) to start a PASE interactive terminal session.
  3. Download the SAPHOSTAGENT .SAR archive as described in Downloading the SAPHOSTAGENT Archive.

What is host agent in SAP?

How can I know Sapadm password?

How to reset your SAP Host Agent (sapadm) password

  1. On the server where the SAP Host Agent is running, click on START, Run, and enter lusrmgr.
  2. Next locate the sapadm user account, right click on this account and choose set password.
  3. Enter the new desired password.