Migrating SyncBOs Between Systems

Use

You can migrate SyncBOs between systems using either text files or transport objects. To migrate a SyncBO using a text file use the Download to File and Upload from File options. To migrate a SyncBO using the SAP transport technology use the Export and Import options.

Procedure

Migrating a SyncBO from a System

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       1.      Start transaction merep_mig.

       2.      Select Download to File or Export for the transport action.

Select transport action Export for the migration of objects as a transport file. Select transport action Download to File for the migration of objects to a text file.

       3.      Enter the SyncBO ID in the section Selections for SyncBO ID.

       4.      Select the Mapping option in the SyncBO Definition Objects section.

You can select SyncBO Exit Source in the SyncBO Definition Objects section if custom code is added to the SyncBO(s).

You can also deselect Overwriting Allowed at Import or Upload if you want to avoid the SyncBO to be overwritten in the target system.

       5.      To define further selection criteria, choose Advanced Selection.

       6.      Choose  Execute. Alternatively, you can choose Simulate for a test run.

       7.      Assign the RFC destinations.

When you import the SyncBO definition, a similar dialog box appears in which you can enter or change the RFC destinations.

       8.      Choose  Continue.

       9.      Enter the name of a download file.

   10.      Choose Save to perform the download.

Transport objects or a text file are generated for transport to another SAP Web AS.

Migrating a SyncBO to a System

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       1.      Start transaction merep_mig.

       2.      Select Upload from File or Import for the transport action.

Select transport action Import for the migration of objects as a transport file. Select transport action Upload from File for the migration of objects to a text file.

       3.      Choose  Execute. Alternatively, you can choose Simulate if you want to display the files to be uploaded.

       4.      Enter the name of an upload or transport file.

       5.      Choose Open to perform the import.

       6.      Confirm or change the RFC destinations.

The RFC destinations should be defined in transaction SM59.

The SyncBO definitions are downloaded.

Perform the following procedures:

Resetting Replication Databases

Generating All Imported SyncBOs