SAP BODS: Error Message: Repository does not contain object for type .

A common process of updating a production BODS environment has been interrupted by the following error while attempting to get a latest version of an object from the Central Repository: Error Message: Repository <repo_name> does not contain object <sy> for type <Functio
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SAP BODS: How to use Data Services Reverse Pivot Transformation

The information for this tutorial was collected from following website. The Reverse Pivot transformation combines data from several rows into one row by creating new columns. For each unique value in a pivot axis column and each selected pivot column, Data Services produces a column i
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SAP BODS: DATA_BUFFER_EXCEEDED error

After creating a new Datastore I ran in to a problem where the extractor would throw an error Error calling RFC function to get table data: <RFC_ABAP_EXCEPTION-(Exception_Key: DATA_BUFFER_EXCEEDED, SY-MSGTY: E, SY-MSGID: FL, SY-MSGNO: 046)>.  After doing a little bit of research
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SAP BODS: Data Integrator Supplement for SAP

Attached to the post is a great overview document that identifies custom configurations that are required to facilitate specific functionality required by the BODS extractors from any given SAP system. The Chapters in the document include: Chapter 2: Data Integrator in the SAP R/3 Env
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