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3471932 - Error message "code:274, message:inserted value too large for column" when persisting view with exceeding max length limit in SAP Datasphere


When persist the view in SAP Datasphere, it fails with following error message:

  • Error: "{"code":274, "message":"inserted value too large for column: \"**\".\"***\": line ** col ** (at pos ***): TrexColumnUpdate failed on table ****' with error: AttributeEngine: indexed value not within specified range;checkCesu8StringColumn(): max length (5000) violated on pos ..." 


SAP Datasphere


Length number of the Data Type "String" is less than a column name characters.


  1. Click on "Data Viewer", navigate to "Columns" tab.
  2. Under "Data Type", increase the substring limit to higher number of characters for a needed column.


datasphere, view, character limit, code 274, persist , KBA , DS-DI-VIW , View Persistency and Runtime , Problem


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