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2120830 - How to compile Text Data Processing rules - Data Services 4.x


  • How do I compile a rule for use with Text Data Processing?
  • When trying to use the rule compiler the following message is displayed:

Error: Error compiling .rule file. Error: Could not build FSM file. If you received an 'input buffer overflow' error, it was likely caused by passing too many parsed rules to a third party library. Please try splitting up your rules into multiple custom grouper files, each with 1,000 or fewer.



  • SAP Data Services 4.x
  • Text Data Processing Transform


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


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