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2540483 - "inserted value too large for column" Error Writing to HANA Target


  • Task or Batch Job writing to HANA target fails
  • Error message in Error log is similar to
  • SQL submitted to database <> resulted in error <[SAP AG][LIBODBCHDB DLL][HDBODBC] General error;274 inserted value too largefor column: xyz
  • Source data contains unicode or special characters, such as ß or Ö



  • CPI Data Services
  • Data Services 4.2
  • HANA Target


SAP Data Services 4.2


datatype, non-unicode, 2 byte , KBA , EIM-DS-SAP , SAP Interfaces , Problem

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