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2538177 - LDM Relationship not converted to reference when generating PDM - SAP PD


  • In a Logical Data Model (LDM) a one-to-many relationship is drawn from an external shortcut to an entity.
  • Editing the relationship: Entity 2 is the external shortcut.
  • The shortcut will be generated as a shortcut in the Physical Data Model (PDM).
  • In the PDM generated from the LDM, there is no reference between the table and the shortcut.
  • The Output view displays:
       - Generating relationships...
          -> Object "Relationship_1" of type "relationship" cannot be generated



  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.5
  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.6


SAP PowerDesigner 16.5 ; SAP PowerDesigner 16.6


KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Problem

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