Running EIM Mapping Wizard creates two columns of type long in EIM table (Doc ID 538830.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 11, 2015

Applies to:

Siebel Enterprise Integration Manager - Version [20408] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Product Release: V8 (Enterprise)
Version: 8.0 [20405] Life Sci
Database: Oracle
Application Server OS: Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2
Database Server OS: Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2

This document was previously published as Siebel SR 38-3393675731.
***Checked for relevance on 11-Nov-2015***


We ran the EIM Table Mapping Wizard on S_ORG_EXT which added all not-mapped columns to the EIM table EIM_ACCNT_DTL. This is fine, but one of the vanilla column mapping it added was DIRECTIONS, which is a long column. We have only just encountered a problem with this in that when running the ddlsync process during dev to test migration, it fails saying that a table can only have 1 column of type long in it. The EIM_ACCNT_DTL already had a vanilla column called NOTE_NOTE which is a long column.

If we want to use this DIRECTIONS column and map values to it, as well as for the NOTE_NOTE column, do we need to have the DIRECTIONS column mapping in a different EIM table? Why is there nothing in the wizard which prevents us from creating two columns of type long in the same table? Perhaps this should be an enhancement?


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