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2656597 - CTS+ import into BI system fails with return code is 12


  • When importing a transport from an Enhanced Change Transport System (CTS+) system into a BI system using CTS+ / Promotion Management, the following error is seen in the CTS+ SAP Transport Management System (STMS) transport log file:

    javax.ejb.EJBException: ASJ.ejb.005043 (Failed in component:, BOJ-BIP-DEP) Exception raised from invocation
    of public void com.businessobjects.cts.importImpl.LCMCtsTransportClientWrapperEjb.deploy( throws method on bean instance com.businessobjects.cts.importImpl.LCMCtsTransportClientWrapperEjb@3b
    3db73d for bean*annotation*annotation LCMCtsTransportClientWrapperEjb in ap
    plication; nested exception is: java.lang.NullPointerException: while trying to invoke the method java.lang.String.equalsIgnoreCase(java.lang.String) of a null object returned from

    Highest return code is 12

  • Importing the LCMBIAR contained within the transport directly into the Production System is successful.



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.x (BI 4.0 / 4.1 / 4.2)
  • Enhanced Change Transport System (CTS+)
  • Windows
  • Linux / Unix 


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


KBA , BI-BIP-LCM , Lifecycle Management Console - Promotion mgmt, Version mgmt , Problem

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