When an inventory connection name contains a special character, an error like the following may appear in inventory import log files:
2017-02-23 02:49:46,013 [ERROR] Error occurred while creating the log file package. Exception: Illegal characters in path.
2017-02-23 02:49:46,013 [FATAL] Error occurred while saving log file. Exception: Illegal characters in path.
This particular error does not result in the inventory import process otherwise failing, but the following symptoms may be evident:
This problem occurs if an inventory connection name contains any of the following special characters:
When importing data from SAP, a built-in connection name of "SAP (SAP-*)" is used. This connection name causes this issue to occur.
This issue has been fixed in the following FlexNet Manager Suite releases: 2020 R2.4 / May 2021 (Cloud), 2021 R1 (On Premises)
Affected components: Inventory import (read/write/export)
Master issue ID: IOJ-1818863
Also known as: FNML-72755
May 10, 2021
Jun 12, 2022