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2603528 - Merge Variables is not working for HANA data sources


Two or more different HANA data sources are inserted in same report.

The "Merge Variables" option is used.

When opening the variable screen, the variables with the same name are not merged.


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Merging of HANA variables/input parameters is not supported across different HANA views. Even if the variables have exactly the same name or technical ID they will not be merged.


Variable merging with HANA views only works if the same view is inserted multiple times.


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