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2706637 - Dump POSTING_ILLEGAL_STATEMENT raised when releasing PO

Symptom

  • When releaseing PO by MM transactions such as ME29N, POSTING_ILLEGAL_STATEMENT dump occurs. 
  • Express document "Update was cancelled" is sent to the user.
  • The POSTING_ILLEGAL_STATEMENT dump looks like the following
Category ABAP programming error
Runtime Errors POSTING_ILLEGAL_STATEMENT
ABAP Program SAPLSYDB
Application Component BC-DB-DBI
Short Text
Statement "COMMIT" is not allowed in this form.  
What happened?  
Error in the ABAP application program.
The current ABAP program "SAPLSYDB" had to be terminated because it found a statement that could not be executed.
Error analysis

There is probably an error in the program
"SAPLSYDB".
This program is triggered in the update process. The following ABAP
statements are illegal here:

- CALL SCREEN
- CALL DIALOG
- CALL TRANSACTION
- SET SCREEN
- LEAVE TO LIST-PROCESSING
- SUBMIT
- LEAVE SCREEN
- LEAVE LIST-PROCESSING
- LEAVE PROGRAM
- LEAVE TO TRANSACTION
- MESSAGE I/W/E (if not handeld using EXCEPTIONS ERROR_MESSAGE)
- MESSAGE A

How to correct the error

"POSTING_ILLEGAL_STATEMENT"
"SAPLSYDB" bzw. LSYDBU27
"DB_COMMIT"

Source Code Extract   

1|FUNCTION db_commit.
2|*"----------------------------------------------------------------------
3|*"*"Lokale Schnittstelle:
4|*" IMPORTING
5|*" REFERENCE(IV_DEFAULT) TYPE ABAP_BOOL DEFAULT ABAP_FALSE
6|*"----------------------------------------------------------------------
7|
8| IF iv_default = abap_false.
9| EXEC SQL.
>>>>>| COMMIT WORK
11| ENDEXEC.
12| ELSE.
13| COMMIT CONNECTION default.
14| ENDIF.
15|
16| CALL METHOD cl_dbi_transaction_state=>raise_db_transaction_finished
17| EXPORTING
18| iv_kind = cl_dbi_transaction_state=>gc_commit.
19|
20|ENDFUNCTION.


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Environment

  • SAP Business Workflow
  • SAP NetWeaver
  • SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4 HANA

Product

SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA all versions

Keywords

WF_GDPR, SWF_WORKFLOW, WFMSTD, ME_REL_EVENT_EKKO, RSM13000, WS20000075, BUS2012, RELEASED , KBA , BC-BMT-WFM , Business Workflow , MM-PUR-GF-WOF , Workflow , MM-PUR-GF-REL , Release (Approval) , Problem

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