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2316450 - ESI - "SRT Framework exception: Error in WSDL parsing: Incorrect value: Entity ... '>' or '/>' expected" error


During Logical Port generation from an external WSDL file, when uploading the WSDL file, the following error occurs in transaction SOAMANAGER:

Error in WSDL parsing: Incorrect value: Entity ...  '>' or '/>' expected

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  • ABAP Web Services
  • SAP NetWeaver
  • SAP NetWeaver Application Server for SAP S/4HANA
  • ABAP PLATFORM - Application Server ABAP


ABAP platform all versions ; SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA all versions


Webservice, Web Service, Webservices, Web Services, ESI, ESI_GDPR, ESI_STD, service consumer, proxy generation, logical port creation, SRT Framework exception, Error in WSDL parsing, Incorrect value: Entity ... '>' or '/>' expected, wsdl file, <slibfault:exception>, <slibfault:position line="..." >, <sequence>, invisible, characters
, KBA , BC-ESI-WS-ABA-CFG , WebServices ABAP Configuration , BC-ESI-WS-ABA , Web Service and SOAP - ABAP , BC-DWB-PRX , Proxy Generation , Problem

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