SAP ABAP Data Element PACKNO (Package number)
SAP_ABA (Software Component) Cross-Application Component
   CA-GTF-TS (Application Component) Technical Application Support
     BM (Package) MM Cross-Application Objects
Basic Data
Data Element PACKNO
Short Description Package number  
Data Type
Category of Dictionary Type D   Domain
Type of Object Referenced     No Information
Domain / Name of Reference Type PACKNO    
Data Type NUMC   Character string with only digits 
Length 10    
Decimal Places 0    
Output Length 10    
Value Table ESLH    
Further Characteristics
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Parameter ID   
Default Component name PCKG_NO   
Change document    
No Input History    
Basic direction is set to LTR    
No BIDI Filtering    
Field Label
  Length  Field Label  
Short 10 Number 
Medium 15 Package number 
Long 20 Package number 
Heading 10 Number 


Specifies an internal package number grouping together all services belonging to an item of a purchasing document.


Via the package number, the program accesses the data in the individual service lines of a set of service specifications.


A purchase requisition contains an item with the short text Pipelaying. This item comprises 250 individual service lines (the service specifications) detailing the services to be performed (work to be done) under this heading. Internally, the system groups together these 250 service lines under a package number.

Last changed by/on SAP  19981210 
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