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1667582 - Error profiling SAP table in Information Steward: OBJECTS_NOT_CHARLIKE


  • Running a column profiling task on some SAP tables gives this error:

RFC CallReceive error <Function Z_AW_RFC_READ_TABLE_FILE: RFC_ABAP_RUNTIME_FAILURE-(Exception_Key: OBJECTS_NOT_CHARLIKE)-he current statement requires a character-type data object. [SAP NWRFC 711][SAP Partner 701]

  • Exectuing the same function Z_AW_RFC_READ_TABLE_FILE in SAP GUI using /nse37 transaction gives the same error



  • Information Steward 4.0
  • SAP BusinessObjects Data Services 4.0 (pre-SP2)


SAP Data Services 4.0 ; SAP Information Steward 4.0


DS, IS, BODS, BODI, profiler, ECC , KBA , EIM-IS , Information Steward , EIM-DS , Data Services , Bug Filed

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