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Information link on SAP HANA view with input parameter (aka placeholder)

Information links on SAP HANA views work pretty well until you have a HANA view that requires input parameters. The solution below is more a hack but it works.

For example this would be your default query:

But the HANA view requires the following input parameters ‘HANA_year’ and ‘HANA_month’. There are two things you need to do do:

  1. Remove the table alias every where, in this case ‘A1’
  2. Add after the table,  where the alias reference is, the placeholder code.

In the end your query should look like this: