In repository environments, PowerDesigner provides a wizard to allow
you to export your CDS contexts, entities, and views and their supporting objects to the
- Select Next on the
Welcome page. to open the wizard, and click
The wizard checks your model for consistency and displays any errors which may
compromise the generation.
- Enter your HANA repository connection parameters (see Exporting Objects to the HANA Repository) and then click
Next to connect.
- Select HANA packages in your model in the left pane to make their contents
available to export. Select the contexts, entities, and views to export in the
right pane, and then click Next.
Any supporting objects, such as types and associations are exported as
If you have previously imported objects from HANA, the
archive model helps to determine model changes since that point (see Archive PDMs
- Review the objects that will be exported and then click
Finish to generate them to the HANA repository.
Note If PowerDesigner detects conflicts
between changes made in the model and changes to the same objects on the
server, then a merge dialog (see Core Features Guide > Modeling with PowerDesigner > Comparing and Merging Models) will open to allow you to select, for each conflict, which of the
conflicting changes will prevail. The resolutions that you select will first
be applied to the model, and then your changes will be exported to the