Career in ABAP

In this paper, I will try to summarize my experience about being an ABAP developer. I work professionally in the SAP market since 2000 (in Turkey / Germany); you can say I’ve been around the block a couple of times. Still, this is not a scientific paper. It is rather my own subjective experience on … Continue reading Career in ABAP


“Update Was Terminated” Debug

Sometimes; after you finish a transaction, SAP system doesn't do what it's supposed to do, and you receive a message saying "Update was terminated". This occurs when the transaction forks into a multithread process (through an event or something). If the error occurs within the main thread, you would simply get a short dump message. … Continue reading “Update Was Terminated” Debug

ALV Grid Line Selection Modes

When calling the method SET_TABLE_FOR_FIRST_DISPLAY, the parameter "IS_LAYOUT" has a parameter called "SEL_MODE". SEL_MODE. Selection mode, determines how rows can be selected. Can have the following values: A - Multiple columns, multiple rows with selection buttons. B - Simple selection, listbox, Single row/column C - Multiple rows without buttons D - Multiple rows with buttons and select all ICON … Continue reading ALV Grid Line Selection Modes