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3198773 - SUM in phase MODPROF_TRANS_PREP: 'Cannot parse expression'


  • While running a system update using SUM in phase PREP_PREPROC/SUBMOD_PROFPREPARE/MODPROF_TRANS_PREP the following error will be reported:

1 ETQ399 Read 31 modification commands from '/usr/sap/SID/SUM/abap/control/ALPXTRANS.XML'.
1 ETQ399 Modifying '/usr/sap/SID/SUM/abap/sapnames/dttrans/SID_D01_hostname', writing to '/usr/sap/SID/SUM/abap/sapnames/dttrans/MODPROF_TRANS_PREP_0011.TMP'.

1EETQ399 Last error code set is: Cannot parse expression '40` lt 4' - trailing garbage '` lt 4'
1EETQ204 Upgrade phase "MODPROF_TRANS_PREP" aborted with severe errors

( the profile name and the character string after garbage is only an example)



Systems running on Netweaver 7.x 


SUM, profile, garbage, typo, rz10 , KBA , BC-UPG-TLS-TLA , Upgrade tools for ABAP , Problem

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