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2662008 - 'Failed while calling the 'File' system to perform XXX action' when browsing the dimension for a flat file - FIM


When creating a FIM job, you upload a flat file as the source.

When running this job, you click "Browse" to filter the dimensions. The following error is received.

  • Unexpected error during the action: 'ws.model.provider.action'. Contact your administrator.
  • Failed while calling the 'File' system to perform the 'C:\fim_upload\783386f2-c126-4226-9c90-e13377d4c0ff' action.
    java.lang.ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException: 5

You check the content flat file but everything seems fine. No special character is included.



  • SAP Financial Information Management 10.0


SAP Data Services 4.2 ; SAP Financial Information Management all versions


BFC, BOFC, FC, DS, Data services, Failed while calling the 'File' system to perform , KBA , features and functionality , EPM-FIM-DS , Data Services Integration , Problem

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