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2683227 - Data type and comment of view columns are lost after reopening the model - SAP PD


  • Query associated with a view refers to a table that is an external shortcut in a Physical Data Model (PDM).
  • The view is renamed to the table code used in the view's SQL Query.
  • View columns have lost their data type and comment inherited from the table columns once the PDM is saved, closed and reopened.
  • It is not specific to a DBMS type.

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SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.6


SAP PowerDesigner 16.6


datatype, preserved, empty, saved, propagated, blank, prefixed, code, 816244, CR816244, CR#816244 , KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Bug Filed

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