To schedule a background job for the Client Data Distributor, you must define variants for the program MEREP_DISTRIBUTOR. The variants define the devices for which the system determines delta data and creates worklists.
1. Start transaction SA38.
2. Enter MEREP_DISTRIBUTOR as the program and choose Execute.
3. Define the devices which you want to create a variant for and choose Save.
4. Enter the name and a description for the variant you want to create.
Note the naming conventions for variants (see Creating Variants).
5. Choose Save.
6. Repeat steps 2 to 5 for each variant you want to create.