For Release 4.0A, the FI-SL archiving periphery was completely
renovated and enhanced.
The changes include writing, deleting, and reloading archives,
as well as a new archive/database read periphery.
The archiving program contains two archiving types
'Line item archiving' (with additional document selection
'Summary and line item archiving' (with fixed fields as
Redeveloped selection routines (that no longer run with a logical
database) improve runtime greatly by reading the data with table
Deleting archives that were created 'without database update'
is now possible. You do not need to repeat a 'production' archiving
run after a successful 'unproductive' archiving run. Instead, you
can delete data from the database by executing the deletion program
(in the archiving menu) separately.
Read programs which can be generated in Customizing for any
FI-SL tables read data from an archive and/or database. Results are
output in the form of simple reports.
The reload program, like the archiving program, has two reload
modes (line items, summary and line items) which can invert all
You can configure all the functions listed above in archive
Customizing and execute them from the application menu.
In addition to the functional enhancements and performace
improvements made in this Release, there is now a new connection
between Report Writer/Report Painter functions and archiving.
The old archiving object GLX-OBJEKT is automatically converted
to the new archiving object using XPRA and the current
You can process the old archiving objects that were converted to
new objects with all the new functions.