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3225551 - When creating a new BAPI universe on top of a huge BEx query Universe Design Tool doesn't respond


  • UDT stays in hang during the creation of universe when select an existing connection: While creating a new universe on UDT, it get stuck/hang.
  • When creating a business layer on top of BICS connection in IDT, IDT becomes unresponsive while loading the objects of the BEx query and the following error seen in the logs:
    GC overhead limit exceeded (max heap: 768 MB)
  • Consuming the BEx query directly from the BICS connection IDT there is no issue.
  • The issue is specific for huge BEx query having many levels, hierarchies.



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2 SP8 Patch 500
  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2 SP9 Patch 800
  • Web Intelligence
  • Universe Design Tool
  • BAPI universe


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


bapi udt hang gc overhead bex idt 4.2 , KBA , BI-BIP-UDT , Universe Design Tool , Problem

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