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SAP Adapter Configuration: Add Retry Limit and Retry time interval option

Currently, we have the option of Retry limit and time interval for FTP and SFTP protocols. As SAP Adapter in SCBN has been recently introduced, the option of retry limit and time interval is missing from Inflight setup screen. We should have this option present, so it can be configured based on customer requirement.

  • Guest
  • Apr 29 2020
  • Not under consideration
What is your industry? Industrial Products
How will this idea be used?

Once we have the option of Retry internal and limit in configuration screen, we can change the values as per customer system adaptability. The request comes up to connect to SAP Gateway only 1-2 times. This will help to accommodate their needs.

  • Admin
    Jim Luneke commented
    10 Sep 03:40pm

    Thank you for submitting this request. To date this has not been targeted as an enhancement that will be delivered in the near-term and as a result we are closing this request.

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