Error Message :
After updating the Automation Engine (AE) from version 8 to version 10, the settings of SAP R3 jobs may show the following inconsistency regarding the job language definition:
Instead of displaying the language in the conventional two letters format (DE for German) the expression 'Chinese traditional is displayed. Actually, Chinese is the last entry in the language list.
If the Job is updated without setting the correct language setting again the Job will abort.
In older versions (<= version 8) this parameter could be defined with one character, for example 'D' for German. For instance:
This could be verified using the following query on the JBA table by analyzing the JBA_REST field contained in the job:
select JBA_REST, oh.oh_name from JBA, OH where JBA_OH_Idnr in (select oh_idnr from oh where oh_name like '%' and oh_otype='JOBS');
The following output is produced by this error (indicates only a one character value 'D' for the language setting.
This output from the JBA_REST table with a 2 character value for the language setting, which is the accepted value size since version 10.