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2007371 - Restoring a connection destroys another source system connection


  • After a BW system copy only either the original BW connection is working or the connection of the copied BW system is working to the same source system.
  • Restoring a source system connection in one of the BW system destroys the connection to an existing connection in another BW system.
  • Only one BW connection can be used to the same source system.


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Business requirements: Copy BW system BW_1 to BW_2 and connect it to the same source system

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  • After doing a copy of BW system BW_1,  the system has been renamed from BW_1 to BW_2 using  transaction BDLS.
  • The connection to the source system has not been deleted.



SAP NetWeaver All versions


SAP NetWeaver all versions


BW system copy; restore; delete connection in source system; is already known
, KBA , BW-WHM-DST-SRC , Source Systems , Problem

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