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2422570 - Data Services Job with SAP table source returns error "Cannot convert data <xyz> into type <123>"


  • Data Services batch job will an SAP table as the source will fail with an error message similar to the following in the error log:
    • Cannot convert data <USD> into type <DECIMAL> in file <SapDB::srcDB_table_batch_stream>, row number <0>, column number <21>.
  • Example error:  " Cannot convert data <1> into type <INT>. Context: Column <>."
  • The SAP job was canceled for host < >, job name < >, job count <10240100>, job log from SAP
    <20190822, 102402, Job started
    20190822, 102402, Step 001 started (program ABAP_PROGRAM_NAME, variant &0000000000048, user ID USER_NAME)
    20190822, 102402, Data Services read error.Check Data Services error
    20190822, 102402, Job canceled after system exception ERROR_MESSAGE>.


into type <123>"">


  • SAP Data Services 4.2
  • Table from an SAP Applications Datastore as source


SAP Data Services 4.2


DS, BODS, RFC table reader , KBA , EIM-DS-SAP , SAP Interfaces , Problem

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