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Background documentation Node Types for Flat Files Locate the document in its SAP Library structure

Below is an overview of node types used in the Data Medium Exchange Engine (DMEE) for defining outgoing flat files:

Node

Use

This graphic is explained in the accompanying text Segment group

Used to group segments

This graphic is explained in the accompanying text Segment

Represents a record in the target file

This graphic is explained in the accompanying text Composite

Used to group elements

This graphic is explained in the accompanying text Element

Represents a target field of the DME file

This graphic is explained in the accompanying text Atom

Used: 1) to output more than one value to a single element, or 2) to control which value is output to an element (based on conditions)

This graphic is explained in the accompanying text Technical node

Element that is not output to a target file; it stores values that are used in other tree nodes (elements, atoms) by a reference to this node

 

 

 

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