Limitations of the SAP ABAP Adapter
The SAP ABAP adapter has the following limitations:
The Test button for validating SAP Connection definition in ODI’s Topology manager is not supported.
SAP table type (Transparent, Pool, and Cluster) cannot be changed after a table has been reverse- engineered.
SAP ABAP KMs only support Ordered Joins. Full Outer join and Right outer joins are not supported.
In one- to-many relationships, the first table of a join needs to be the one-table, for example when joining MARA and MARC, MARA needs to be the first table in the join.
Knowledge Module Options Reference RKM SAP ERP
If set to Yes, the Tree Metadata Browser UI for selecting SAP tables to reverse-engineer is shown.
If Set to No, only the specified table name or module name, or application component name in the KM option is reverse-engineered.
This option is used to select a SAP Module to reverse- engineer. You can use wildcards in this parameter.
This option is used to select a SAP Application Component to reverse-engineer. You can use wildcards in this parameter.
This option is used to select a SAP Package to reverse- engineer. You can use wildcards in this parameter.
This option is used to select a SAP Table to reverse-engineer using its description. You can use wildcards in this
Values Yes | No
Knowledge Modules Reference Guide
SAP MODULE NAME
S A P _ A P P _ C O M P _ N A M E
SAP PACKAGE NAME
SAP TABLE DESC