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2262936 - Error text: addtobuffer has problems with data- and/or cofile(Return Code:0247)


When you manually add a request to the import queue of a system, you get an error

" Transport control program tp ended with error code 0247 ".

Command: ADDTOBUFFER GCDK906781 GCT pf=\\gcltest\sapmnt\tra
Return code: 0247
Error text: addtobuffer has problems with data- and/or cofile
Request: <SID>Kxxxxxx

Alternatively you may get the following error when you use tp command:

This is tp version xxx.xx.xx for ANY database
Addtobuffer failed for <TR>.
  Neither datafile nor cofile exist (cofile may also be corrupted).
Output from tools called by tp:
tp returncode summary:
TOOLS: Highest return code of single steps was: 0
ERRORS: Highest tp internal error was: 0247

You can find the following error explanations:

Transport control program tp ends with error code 0247

    Message no. XT 200


    An error occurred when executing a tp command.

      Command:        ADDTOBUFFER <TR> <SID> pf=/usr/sap/trans/bin/...
      Return code:    0247
      Error text:     addtobuffer has problems with data- and/or cofile
      Request:        <TR>

System Response

    The function terminates.


    Correct the error and execute the command again if necessary.



ABAP System Release Independent


SAP NetWeaver all versions


TMS_MGR_FORWARD_TR_REQUEST,TMS_TP_MAINTAIN_BUFFER, TP_REPORTED_ERROR, addtobuffer, 0247, RSTMSTIQ , KBA , BC-CTS-TMS , Transport Management System , BC-CTS-TLS , Transport Tools , BC-CTS-ORG , Workbench/Customizing Organizer , Problem

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