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1374393 - In Crystal Reports 2008, when refreshing a report based off a DB2 Synonym or Alias, it fails


  • Error: Failed to retrieve data from the database.
  • When refreshing a report based off a DB2 synonym or alias, it fails.
  • When refreshing the same report in Crystal Reports XI R2 or below it returns data successfully



Crystal Reports 2008 V0 ; Crystal Reports 2008 V1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1


Crystal Reports, CR, BusinessObjects Enterprise, BOE, DB2, Synonyms, Alias , KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or Business View Manager , Bug Filed

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