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2173712 - java.util.regex.PatternSyntaxException: Dangling meta character occurred for sender SFTP adapter


You are sending messages using sender SFTP channel, and you configured the source file name in channel configuration
to "*. PGP", "*.CSV", "*.TXT" and so on. You find the following error in channel monitoring:

Exception received: java.util.regex.PatternSyntaxException: Dangling meta character '*' near index 0 *.pgp ^



  • SAP Netweaver Process Integration 7.3 and higher


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


PatternSyntaxException, sftp, near index. , KBA , BC-XI-CON-SFT , Secure File Transfer Protocol Adapter , Problem

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