With the editor check function, you can check whether the source code of DDL
sources is syntactically correct or not.
To enable the check function, there are two options available:
To trigger an explicit syntax check, proceed as follows:
- Open the editor with the relevant DDL source.
- Click the icon
(Check ABAP Development Object) in the toolbar.
Alternatively, you can use the keyboard shortcut Ctrl + F2.
If errors occur during the check, these will be issued to the Problems view and
displayed there as ABAP Syntax Check Problem. In addition, the code line with
the error is labeled with a decorator in the DDL source editor.
Displaying syntax error in the DDL source
Tip The DDL editor offers corrections to some problems found. In case of
missing annotation, for example, you can take advantage from the quick fix
for that specific error item.
Accessing quick fix in the Problems view using the context menu of the