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1713634 - Error: Cannot open file when viewing data of flat file from remote Job Server - Data Services


  • Getting error "Cannot open file <...>".
  • No problem to see data from file format.
  • The file is remotely located on the Job Server on Unix/Linux.
  • Cannot use the "Magnifying Glass" icon to view data of flat file in data flow.



  • Unix
  • Linux
  • Data Services 4.0
  • Data Services XI 3.x


SAP Data Services 4.0 ; SAP Data Services 4.1 ; SAP Data Services 4.2 ; SAP Data Services XI 3.0 ; SAP Data Services XI 3.1 ; SAP Data Services XI 3.2


view data,ds,data services,flat file , KBA , EIM-DS , Data Services , How To

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