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2978483 - Importing CSV file takes long time


If it takes longer time than usual to import CSV file and you can see threads for IMPORT task in status
 "Semaphore Wait CSV_Import_MemoryLimit_Semaphore"  and "Semaphore Wait CSV_Import_WorkerRun_Semaphore".

You can also check these thread status by script  HANA_SQL_StatementHash_DataCollector_2.00.040+.txt with the statement hash of IMPORT statement.

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  • SAP HANA Platform Edition 1.0 
  • SAP HANA Platform Edition 2.0 


SAP HANA, platform edition all versions


CSV import, CSV file, import, slowness, long time , KBA , HAN-DB , SAP HANA Database , Problem

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