SAP Agent won't start U02004172 Error while calling function module 'RFC_SYSTEM_INFO'

Document ID : KB000087681
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Error Message :
U02004172 Error while calling function module 'RFC_SYSTEM_INFO'
Initialization of repository destination _E failed: Parameter ABAP application server host ('ashost') is missing

SAP Agent won't start and the error above is displayed in the SAP Agent log file.

References
Cause:
Cause type:
Configuration
Root Cause: The Connection Parameter (Remote Function Call tab) of the SAP Connection object is not set up properly
Resolution:
This field was added on 30/03/2017. This article has not been updated yet. Refer to the "Description" or "Workaround" sections for solution information.

Fix Status: No Fix

Additional Information:
Workaround :
1) Open the SAP Connection object used by your SAP Agent2) Go to Remote Function Call tab3) Enter the missing parameter value (in this case, Application Server)