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2662223 - " Assertion failed SERVER_ERROR_500" and "SID is null" errors Issue when creating allocation step - 2018.11.3


" Assertion failed SERVER_ERROR_500" and "SID is null" errors in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) when creating allocation step.


  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.11.3

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create an allocation step globally: Main Menu > Browse > Processes > Allocations > Allocation Steps Tab
  2. Fill in all the mandatory fields.
  3. Save the allocation step --> Have the error


This issue is currently under investigation by Development.



Create allocation step from the specific process allocation instead of , the issue should be in global allocation process.

  1. Main Menu > Browse > Processes > Allocations > Alocation Processes Tab
  2. Click on your Allocation Process
  3. Click on Create New Step

This issue was investigated by Development and a fix would be provided in SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.13

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