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2100906 - EP: Cant delete KM folder due to wastebasket fail


  • You are trying to delete a folder in Knowledge Management (KM) but an error is thrown "Delete failed for <folder name>". The Log Viewer also shows that an associated document is locked by a user even if the folder is empty.
  • In the Log Viewer you see an error 'com.sapportals.wcm.command.DeleteResourceToWastebasketCommand' which references the wastebasket service.



  • SAP NetWeaver 7.3
  • SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3
  • SAP NetWeaver 7.4


SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3


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