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2701140 - Not able to transport objects from 7.0X to 7.5 - Attribute value type is not of type PcdAttributeValueType.TEXT


  • Portal content from NW 7.0X system is being transported to a 7.5 system;
  • Import fails with the message: Error Importing the transport package. Check the log files for details;
  • By checking the Transport logs (1852716 - Locating transport logs after failure in Portal) or the defaultTrace file (1596214 - How to find the latest default trace from right after reproduced), the following error is found:
    #2.0�#<YYYY MM DD<USER>#1#JTA Transaction : 11487#8620876ABB6E11E8AED7000024CA7596#8874b7ffbb7011e8874e000024ca7596##0#Execution_Thread_Of_Import: T-IMPORT-0918_144751_878_92a2031be472fe05#Plain##
     [] Unexpected error during import of package <TRANSPORT_PACKAGE>.epa
    java.lang.IllegalStateException: Attribute value type is not of type PcdAttributeValueType.TEXT: Attribute: Attribute ID =, Value Type = string, Inheritance Type = non final, Storage Type = user, Ordered = true, Persistable = true, Value = <TITLE>
  • The transport package contains objects of the com.sapportals.portal.model type. This can be checked at the Component Type property of the object on the 7.0X system and by the icon representation of the object Icon.png at the Content Administration role.



  • NetWeaver Application Server Java;
  • Enterprise Portal.


SAP NetWeaver all versions


Unexpected, error, during, import, package, export, transport, epa, portal, upgrade, update, new, version, installation, migrate, migration, 7.5, 7.0, 7.01, 7.02, 7.03 EHP1, EHP2, EHP3 , KBA , EP-PIN-PCD-IMP , Page / Role / iView Import , BC-UPG-MP , Maintenance Planning Tools , BC-PIN-PCD , PCD Generic Layer Services , Problem

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