SAP Function Modules

RS_EXTERNAL_SELSCREEN_STATUS SAP Function module - Selection screen: Own GUI status, defined in function group







RS_EXTERNAL_SELSCREEN_STATUS is a standard SAP function module available within R/3 SAP systems depending on your version and release level. Below is the pattern details for this FM showing its interface including any import and export parameters, exceptions etc as well as any documentation contributions (Comments) specific to the object.

See here to view full function module documentation and code listing, simply by entering the name RS_EXTERNAL_SELSCREEN_STATUS into the relevant SAP transaction such as SE37 or SE80.

Associated Function Group: SLDB
Released Date: 26.02.1998
Processing type: Normal fucntion module
Normal function module settings


Pattern for FM RS_EXTERNAL_SELSCREEN_STATUS - RS EXTERNAL SELSCREEN STATUS





CALL FUNCTION 'RS_EXTERNAL_SELSCREEN_STATUS' "Selection screen: Own GUI status, defined in function group
  EXPORTING
    p_fb =                      " rs38l-name    Name of function module to be called
    .  "  RS_EXTERNAL_SELSCREEN_STATUS

ABAP code example for Function Module RS_EXTERNAL_SELSCREEN_STATUS





The ABAP code below is a full code listing to execute function module RS_EXTERNAL_SELSCREEN_STATUS including all data declarations. The code uses the latest in-line data DECLARATION SYNTAX but I have included an ABAP code snippet at the end to show how declarations would look using the original method of declaring data variables up front. This will allow you to compare and fully understand the new inline method. Please note some of the newer syntax such as the @DATA is not available until a later 4.70 service pack (SP8).



DATA(ld_p_fb) = some text here . CALL FUNCTION 'RS_EXTERNAL_SELSCREEN_STATUS' EXPORTING p_fb = ld_p_fb . " RS_EXTERNAL_SELSCREEN_STATUS
IF SY-SUBRC EQ 0. "All OK ENDIF.







ABAP code to compare 7.40 inline data declaration with original syntax

The below ABAP code uses the older none in-line data declarations. This allows you to see the coding differences/benefits of the later inline syntax. It may also be useful if you are using an older version of SAP as some of the newer syntax above, such as the @DATA is not available until 4.70 EHP 8.

DATA:
ld_p_fb  TYPE RS38L-NAME .


ld_p_fb = some text here

SAP Documentation for FM RS_EXTERNAL_SELSCREEN_STATUS


Informs the runtime system that a user-defined GUI status is to be set on the selection screen in an externally defined function group. ...See here for full SAP fm documentation

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