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2262936 - Error text: addtobuffer has problems with data- and/or cofile


  • When you manually add a request to the import queue of a system, you get error "Transport control program tp ended with error code 0247"

    Command: ADDTOBUFFER <transport request> <SID> pf=\\gcltest\sapmnt\tra

    Return code: 0247
    Error text: addtobuffer has problems with data- and/or cofile
    Request: <SID>Kxxxxxx

  • Alternatively you may get the following error when you use tp command:

    This is tp version xxx.xx.xx for ANY database
    Addtobuffer failed for <TR>.
    Neither datafile nor cofile exist (cofile may also be corrupted).
    Output from tools called by tp:
    tp returncode summary:
    TOOLS: Highest return code of single steps was: 0
    ERRORS: Highest tp internal error was: 0247

    You can also find the following error details:

    Transport control program tp ends with error code 0247
        Message no. XT 200
        An error occurred when executing a tp command.
          Command:        ADDTOBUFFER <TR> <SID> pf=/usr/sap/trans/bin/...
          Return code:    0247
          Error text:     addtobuffer has problems with data- and/or cofile
          Request:        <TR>
    System Response
        The function terminates.
        Correct the error and execute the command again if necessary.



ABAP System Release Independent


SAP NetWeaver all versions


TMS_MGR_FORWARD_TR_REQUEST,TMS_TP_MAINTAIN_BUFFER, TP_REPORTED_ERROR, addtobuffer, 0247, RSTMSTIQ , KBA , BC-CTS-TMS , Transport Management System , BC-CTS-TLS , Transport Tools , BC-CTS-ORG , Workbench/Customizing Organizer , Problem

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