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2209200 - IDT UDT @Variable('BOUSER') @Variable('DBUSER') @Variable(DBPASS') For a Relational Connection


  • In Universe Design Tool, it is possible to use @Variable('BOUSER') as the user name in a connection.
  • In Universe Design Tool it throws error with @Variable('DBPASS')
  • @Variable('BOUSER') in username in IDT connection fails with the following error- "[Teradata][ODBC teradata Driver] No enough information to log on" (This error can be different for different databases)



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.1 SP05/SP06
  • Information Design Tool (IDT)
  • Teradata ODBC


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


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