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2964918 - RelativeDate function shows #ERROR only with a leap year


  • Using the RelativeDate function shows #ERROR in the Webi report only with a leap year.
  • Behavior is the same when using YearPeriod, MonthPeriod and QuarterPeriod. DayPeriod works fine.
  • Webi Rich client, HTML and Applet mode have the same behavior.
  • The issue is only when using the date as 31st December of any leap year. With all other dates in the same year, it works fine.



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2 SP7 Patch 7
  • Web Intelligence


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


date, #error, relative date, CurrentDate , KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , Problem

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