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1689978 - ESI - Problem with Simple Transformations when executing Web Service calls (XSLT exception)


A SOAP based web service for ABAP does not work after an upgrade. One of the following errors occurs:

  • The system reports: CX_ST_MATCH_ELEMENT:XSLT exception,
  • Dump in ST22: Syntax error in Program '/1SAI/XXX' Method: IF_SXML_SERIALIZABLE~SERIALIZE of program CL_SXMLP_DATA_ST,
  • Simple transformations are not active.



  • ABAP Web Services
  • SAP NetWeaver
  • SAP NetWeaver Application Server for SAP S/4HANA
  • ABAP PLATFORM - Application Server ABAP


ABAP platform all versions ; SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA all versions


Webservice, Web Service, Webservices, Web Services, ESI, ESI_GDPR, ESI_STD, Syntaxfehler in Programm '/1SAI/XXX', STRANS, RS_RETRIEVE_XSLT , KBA , rs_retrieve_xslt , strans , inconsistent transformation , BC-ESI-WS-ABA , Web Service and SOAP - ABAP , BC-ESI-WS-ABA-RT , WebServices ABAP Runtime , BC-DWB-PRX , Proxy Generation , Problem

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