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2237679 - Time Charateristics and Current Member Variables

Symptom

Symptom 1:

  • A query is using a current member variable, for example, defined on 0CALDAY.
  • The query also uses a different time characteristic from the one that current member variable is defined on. For example, 0CALMONTH is in drill down.
  • When run the query in RSRT, it hits an exception and gets error information as below:
Time dimension on InfoProvider xxxx is inconsistent  (BRAIN_DEV 054)

An error occurred when getting data from the processor.

Row: 33 Inc: MESSAGE Prog: CL_RS_BASE

Symptom 2:

  • A query is using a current member variable defined on 0CALMONTH
  • 0CALDAY is added into section "Free Characteristics", drill down in row/column, or used in a global filter
  • When save the query, or run it in RSRT, it hits and exception and gets error information as below:
Element "xxxx": CURRENT MEMBER not compatible with free characteristic "Calendar Year/Month"[0CALMONTH] (BRAIN_DEV 050)

Query xxxx could not be opened.

CL_RSR_OLAP_VAR >> Row: Inc: 41 Prog: CONSTRUCTOR

Error when generating dataProvider

Symptom 3:

  • There are two reference time characteristics ZCALMONTH and ZCALYEAR in the infoprovider.
  • ZCALMONTH refers to 0CALMONTH
  • ZCALYEAR refers to 0CALYEAR
  • In the query, you have restricted a key figure with current member variable on ZCALMONTH
  • In the query result, when ZCALMONTH is drilled down, the key figure is cumulated along ZCALMONTH.
  • When you only have ZCALYEAR in drill down, the key figure is not cumulated along ZCALYEAR.

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Environment

  • BW 7.4 SP05 above

Product

SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5

Keywords

referencinig, CurrentMember, BRAIN_DEV054, BRAIN_DEV050 , KBA , BW-BEX-OT-OLAP , Analyzing Data , BW-BEX-OT-OLAP-VAR , Using Variables , How To

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