Maintain transport disposition for
There is a unique mapping between a transportation planning
point and an external transportation planning system, i.e. one
planning point is assigned to exactly one planning system (whereas
a logical system can be assigned to several transportation planning
In this IMG activity, control and communication parameters are
set for a transportation planning position in its linked planning
Partner category and partner name of the planning system
Message category for message control
External number range for the shipment documents generated by
the planning system
Whether an externally generated shipment document can be
changed or not
Shipment status, where an externally planned shipment can be
set to "not changeable" for the planning system
Filter mode for sending status messages to the transportation
Text ID for shipping texts
The external transportation system must be defined as a logical
You must set up an external shipment number range for the
document numbers generated by the planning system.
If an external system is assigned to a transportation planning
point, you must maintain the partner category, partner number,
external number range and shipment changeability fields together.
None of the fields may remain blank.
If you require that message processing for the planning system
takes place while using message control (recommended setting), then
you must configure your own message category for your planning
1. Enter partner category 'LS' and
the name of the logical system of your transportation planning
system as the partner number for the transportation planning
2. Enter the required external number
3. Set whether the shipment can be
changed for the externally generated shipment documents. By
switching this function off you can ensure that there are no
inconsistencies between the shipment documents in the R/3 system
and those in your planning system.
4. If you wish to use message control
for the communication, enter the message categories to be used by
your planning system.
5. You can enter the required status,
if you wish to send a message to the planning system at a certain
shipment status (e.g. loading begun), to say that this shipment can
no longer be re-planned.
6. If you wish to confirm the
shipment messages in the planning system, whether they are
incorrect or successful, set the required error mode.
7. Enter up to three text IDs for
shipping texts which you would like to transmit with the planned
deliveries to your planning system (e.g. shipping