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Hello Folks,

      just came across a problem while working with a client, so thought of sharing it with you.


Example Scenario :

SRM Landscape :


ZTT_MARA is created in SRM landscape system ( SID CSD  request no. CSD345672) and not the requirement is to migrate it into another system landscape say BI andscape ( SID BBD )


BI Landscape :


Now with the help of basis people the request CSD345672 is migrated to BBD, but the problem we faced is whenever we tried changing the object ZTT_MARA the BBD is saving it to the local workbench request and in the repair mode.

After investigation by opening th object in SE80 in BBD

 right click the object——>other functions———>Display Object Directory Entry


we found out that the oiginal system is still the CSD thats why the system while creating the request is behaving differently.

Two solutions :

1: now if we want to tranport the local workbench request created in BBD for object ZTT_MARA either create another request of type ” Transport Of Copies” and include the object of local workbench request in it and then delete the local workbech request and transport.

2: change the original system of the object itself by going to SE03 ” Change Object directory entries”. After doing this the system behaved normally in creation of transportable request and no object is going in repair mode.

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  1. Former Member
    Do you know of any solution to perform the SE03 action in mass? I have a whole lot of objects and perform the modification on a one-by-one basis as soon as I need to modify an object.
    I would rather do it once and for all.
    Thanks in advance.
    Best regards,
    1. Former Member

      if I have to do stuff like this for any large number of objects, I usually (ab)use the LSMW. I create a CSV file that contains the objects in question, record the steps and then use the LSMW to create a batch-input recording of the steps repeated for every single object.


    2. Former Member
      Halo Guillame,

      The original source system is usually stored in table TADIR  SRCSYSTEM field.

      You can use Function Module TRINT_TADIR_MODIFY to modify the entry programatically


    3. Peter Inotai
      SE03 accepts wildcards like *, so you can select multiple objects or use “Change Object Directory Entries of Objects in a Request” report. In the overview list you can use F6 to select multiple objects. So it can go quite fast.
    4. Thomas Zloch
      You can enter OK-Code MASS after you have selected the objects in question in the tree view of SE03 option “change object directory entry”.
      I learned this recently, happy to pass it on.



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