ABAP OO Class Methods

XO_CNS_ADAPTER SAP Class - Obsolete

XO_CNS_ADAPTER is a standard SAP object class available within R/3 SAP systems depending on your version and release level. You can view/maintain the class details by entering its name into the relevant SAP transactions such as SE24, SE80 or even SE84.

Below is the documentation available for class XO_CNS_ADAPTER including details of:

  • Interface class implementations
  • Inheritance details
  • Methods defined within class ( including link to full details )
  • Attributes ( including initial values )
  • Class Events

Also check out the Resources section below to view useful tips, screenshots, links and general information related to this SAP class and its methods, or even add your own for future reference.


This OO class has a superclass assigned to it, which means it will inherit its objects and methods. The superclass for XO_CNS_ADAPTER is XO_OBJECT


A method is a coding block that performs a certain procedure (i.e. ABAP functionality) on an object within the overall SAP class. In simple terms if the object is an SAP database table a method could be the procedure to add a record or to delete a record. If you are new to OO in many respects, the implementation of a method is similar to a function module and can be called in a very similar way using CALL METHOD.

Instead of "CALL FUNCTION", Methods are referenced using the following syntax: CALL METHOD CL_ABAP_CHAR_UTILITIES=>methodname EXPORTING/IMPORTING...

ACTIVATE - Activates the Adapter per Business Object Type
GET_BOT_CNS_DATA - Returns the Assigned Export Object Types
GET_CHANNEL_CNS_DATA - Returns Channel-Dependent Customizing


List of attributes within class XO_CNS_ADAPTER. These can be referenced using the following syntax XO_CNS_ADAPTER=>. Although depending on where you are inserting the ABAP code you do need to check if the attribute is public or private.

NameDescriptionInitial Value
CNS_CUSTOMIZING Configuration for Change Notification Service
CNS_CUSTOMIZING_READ Boolean Value ('X' = True ' ' = False)
REF_LIST CNS Adapter per Business Object Type

Events of the Class XO_CNS_ADAPTER

Events are created within your class using special event handler methods. These must be registered at runtime for the event and can then be triggered using the ABAP syntax: RAISE EVENT EXPOTING...