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1756766 - Error in BW Invalid value for Jobname parameter: <>


  • Data Services is not passing the Job Name in the generated Infopackage in BW when initiating a job that loads records into BW 7.3
  • The records transfer successfully, but the records cannot be moved into the BW Cubes until the error condition is manually reset
  • In BI/Client log: Invalid value for Repo/Jobname parameter: [/]
  • Error: Invalid value for Jobname parameter: <>
  • Error: Invalid value for Repository parameter: <>
  • Error in remote call of destination
  • BAPI returned message <Error 518(RSM): Request number is invalid> from method <BAPI_DSOURCE_SEND_CHAR>.
  • [  SEVERE ]
    Could not execute the following SQL command: insert into AL_BW_REQUEST
    SEVERE ] Violation of PRIMARY KEY
    constraint 'PK__AL_BW_RE__B4711F9B1C873BEC'. Cannot insert duplicate
    key in object 'dbo.AL_BW_REQUEST'.



  • Data Services 4.x
  • Netweaver Business Warehouse (BW) 7.3 and higher


SAP Data Services 4.0 ; SAP Data Services 4.1 ; SAP Data Services 4.2


execute, BODS, DS, BW loading, duplicate key, AL_BW_REQUEST, infopackage, Repo/Jobname parameter
, KBA , EIM-DS-SAP , SAP Interfaces , Problem

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