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2317548 - View data fails when COBOL Copybook File Location is set as substitution parameter


  • COBOL Copybook File Format object, for which ‘File Location’ is declared at ‘Data File’ tab.
  • File location is declared using a substitution parameter
  • Error: 'Cannot open file <>. Check its path and permission.'
  • View data fails on source in Designer
  • Job runs successfully




SAP Data Services


SAP Data Services 4.2


File Location, FTP , KBA , EIM-DS-EXE , Job Execution , EIM-DS , Data Services , Problem

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