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Procedure documentationInstalling SAP HANA Live Extension Assistant

 

With SAP HANA Live Extension Assistant, you can extend SAP delivered views (reuse or query views) of the Virtual Data Model (VDM). The tool is an eclipse plug-in for HANA Studio.

Prerequisites

You have installed:

  • Delivery unit HCO_HBA_T_EXTN.tgz

  • SAP HANA Appliance Software Support Package Stack 08 revision 82 or higher

    For more information, refer to the Administrator's guide on SAP Help Portal at Start of the navigation path help.sap.com/hbaInformation published on non-SAP site Next navigation step SAP HANA Live for Business Suite Next navigation step Installation, Security, Configuration, and Operations Information Next navigation step Administrator's Guide Next navigation step English Next navigation step SAP HANA Live for SAP Business Suite Administrator's Guide Next navigation step SAP HANA Live for SAP Business Suite -Overview End of the navigation path

Note Note

A user who wants to extend views using this tool should have the role sap.hba.tools.extn.roles::ExtensibilityDeveloper.

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Procedure

  1. In the SAP HANA Studio, click Start of the navigation path Help Next navigation step Install New Software... End of the navigation path

    An installation window opens.

  2. Enter the URL of software update site http://<SAPHANAWebServerHost>:80<SAPHANAinstance>/sap/hba/tools/extn in the Work with field.

    The Installation window now lists the SAP HANA Live Extension Assistant as available software in the list of plug-ins.

  3. Click Add... to save the URL for easy retrieval.

    The Add Repository dialog box opens.

  4. Select the plug-in for the SAP HANA Live Extension Assistant from the list of available plug-ins.

    Retain the remaining default sections and click Next.

  5. A review window opens where you can verify the information you entered. Click Next.

  6. The License Agreement window opens. Review the licenses and click I accept the terms of the license agreements. Click Finish.

  7. The Installing Software dialog box opens, where you can view the installation process.

  8. A warning message displays stating that the software contains unassigned content. Click OK.

  9. After the installation, a verification box opens asking you to restart the SAP HANA Studio. Click Yes.

  10. Restart the SAP HANA Studio. Right-click and choose Extend View to extend them.