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2807784 - Errors running SAP Data Services jobs after upgrade


SAP Data Services Jobs fail with the following error:

Cannot retrieve <Index List> from the repository. Additional database information: <SQL submitted to ODBC data source < > resulted in error <[Microsoft][SQL Server Native Client 11.0][SQL Server]Invalid object name 'AL_INDEX'.>. The SQL submitted is <select * from AL_INDEX where TABLEKEY = 4 order by NAME, COLPOSITION asc>.>.

AL_INDEX table gets dropped from the Data Services repositories.



  • Windows
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • SAP Information Platform Services 4.2 SP6
  • SAP Data Services 4.2 SP11
  • SAP Information Steward 4.2 SP11


SAP Data Services 4.2


job, error, repository, corrupt, AL_INDEX, update, bods, ds, dataservices, bobj , KBA , EIM-DS-SVR , Administration/Server , Problem

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