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3033403 - Output Product ABC in BoM Variant Causes Recursion


Output product ABC in BoM variant causes recursion.

ABC represents the output product entered and is a dummy value mentioned for the purpose of this document.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Planning and Production Master Data work center. 
  2. Navigate to the Common Tasks view and choose the option New Production Bill of Material.
  3. Enter the relevant information and try to save the BoM. 

You get the above reported error message.


There is already a bill of material in the system where the Output product ABC is used as the Input product to create an Input product which is used in the new BoM which you are trying to save.


This recursive scenario is not supported in ByDesign.


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