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1642398 - Cannot read tables contents with SDO_GEOMETRY fields - Information Steward 4.0


  • When connecting in  Information Steward "IS" to an Oracle table that contains "SDO_GEOMETRY" fields, the table metadata can be seen but not the actual data.
  • Message produced: "There is no data".
  • In comparison, in Data Services  the data can viewed  in the table except for the "SDO_GEOMETRY" fields.



  • SAP BusinessObjects Information Steward 4.0
  • Supported Oracle database


SAP Data Services 4.0 ; SAP Information Steward 4.0


KBA , EIM-IS , Information Steward , Bug Filed

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