1598118 - In a Webi report with a hierarchy dimension the SUM function adds up all values from the expanded hierarchy nodes. The SUM is calculated over hierarchy levels

SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

1598118 - In a Webi report with a hierarchy dimension the SUM function adds up all values from the expanded hierarchy nodes. The SUM is calculated over hierarchy levels

Symptom

In a Webi report with a hierarchy dimension the SUM function adds up all values from the expanded hierarchy nodes. The sum is calculated over hierarchy levels

 

Environment

  • BI 4.0 SP01 patch 1.3
  • Windows

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a Webi report with a hierarchy dimension and key figure
  2. Add SUM function to the table key figure
  3. Expand single hierarchy nodes and see the total sum changing incorrectly -> The SUM is calculated over hierarchy levels

Cause

The issue has been identified and logged under Problem Report ID ADAPT01526225

Resolution

Fixed in BI4.0 SP02 and higher patch levels

Keywords

IA, webintelligence, ADAPT01526225, ADAPT, 01526225 , KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , Problem

Product

SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius Enterprise 2008