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Exporting and importing sap tables with controlfile

Exporting client

In order to export sap tables, create a controlfile (under /usr/sap/trans/bin/controlfile_export) with following content.


client = 500

file = export_file

select * from VARI

select * from VARID

select * from VARIT

select * from VARIS

select * from VARINUM

and execute following command

R3trans -w /usr/sap/trans/bin/vari_exp.log -u 1 /usr/sap/trans/bin/controlfile_export


In order to import the exported tables into target client, create a controlfile /usr/sap/trans/bin/controlfile_import with the following content


client = 500

file = export_file

execute following command on target system.

R3trans -w /usr/sap/trans/bin/vari_imp.log -u 1 /usr/sap/trans/bin/controlfile_import

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