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2108162 - Error HDB 02018: Cannot execute the query: invalid table type - When adding subtotal to Dimension in Lumira connecting to HANA views


  • SAP Lumira throws the error when trying to add filters on a dimension.
  • This error is in the category of "Persistance errors".


  • Lumira Desktop
  • SAP HANA Rev 81

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Connect SAP Lumira to HANA in Online mode.
  2. Create a visualization on calculation views to display dimensions and measures in a grid.
  3. Add a subtotal to Dimension.
  4. Error is returned.


  • SAP HANA Revision 81 contains an issue with auditing which is causing this problem.


  • SAP HANA Revision 82 contains a fix to auditing for this issue.
  • Recommended solution is to upgrade to SAP HANA Revision 82 and SAP Lumira 1.19 or highher.
  • A short term workaround is to disable Auditing in the SAP HANA Revision 81 system.


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SAP Lumira, desktop edition 1.0