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2168273 - Use a Global Variable in Lookup_ext Custom SQL wizard


  • Using a variable in the Lookup_ext Custom SQL Wizard to call to a value or table name will produce an syntax error on execution.
  • Error: Identifier <> is unrecognized. Check spelling and usage. If it is avariable, it needs a precedit '$'; if a constant, it must be quoted;
  • Error: Column <> was not found in table <database.table> Check the spelling of the reference table and column and ensure that the table exists and such a column exists in the table.



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SAP Data Services 4.2


KBA , EIM-DS-EXE , Job Execution , EIM-DS , Data Services , Problem

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