I have a 2-system landscape BI.
So, we cannot tell what could happen if transport from DEV to PRD.
So, I like to check with you if my idea is feasible.
I want a fallback plan.
I have new dimensions using new infoobjects. Existing dimensions are untouched.
I am afraid something may go wrong as there are lots of data in PRD cube which is compressed.
How can I reverse back if something goes wrong while transporting the cube definitions including the new dimensions?
The DEV is already modified and unlike the PRD.
If need to reverse back, can I change the DEV by removing the new dimensions and infobjects and then transporting these to PRD to reverse the situation?
Or can I do this to reverse back :
1. Transport connection > export the infocube using Infocube option in transport connection. Save this into a transport request number.
But will this prevent the import of request containing the new dimensions since this is a repair in PRD? If I release this request does it overcome this problem?
2. If importing new dimension gives problem, I reverse to pre-import situation by importing the request I exported from PRD back into PRD.
Please advise if this is feasible.
Thanks very much.