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2721874 - file_copy function does not recoginze the target folder as a folder when using UNC paths


  • The file_copy function does not successfully copy a file to a target UNC path (i.e. \\localhost\user) even though the path exists
  • Cannot copy file <source_file>. Additional information: <Wildcard in source file name, target must be a vaild directory.>.
  • using local paths (i.e. C:\Desktop) as a target works as expected



SAP Data Services 14.2.8


SAP Data Services all versions


BODS, slash, backslash, root, universal, naming, destination, double , KBA , EIM-DS-EXE , Job Execution , Problem

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