How to sync Code Changes for Panaya Release Dynamix?

The Panaya Release Dynamix (RDx) Synchronizer allows to import your new transports from SAP so that they are included in the Impact Analysis. To benefit from Panaya's RDx change requests synchronization, a quick installation procedure is necessary.
The installation process consists of the following steps - 
  1. Server Side Installation
  2. Client Side Installation
This guide will take you through the steps of preparing your SAP system to work with the Panaya RDx Synchronizer.
Prerequisites
Before starting the installation process, make sure that you have the following privileges:
  1. Access to the relevant SAP Development
  2. User with Display, create and execute ABAP programs permissions
  3. Panaya username and password
  4. .NET Framework, version 4.6.2 and above
  5. At least 100MB available in the Windows temp files directory
  6. SAP GUI for Windows: release 7.20, patch level 7 and later releases (including 7.30)

Supported operating systems: Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 10
Supported browsers: Click here for supported browsers information

Server Side Installation

 
Step 1 - Download the Source Code

The Panaya RDx synchronizer should be synced with your Development environment.
To download the synchronizer - 
  1. Click on the Settings button
  2. Verify that the relevant System is selected in the drop down list
  3. Under Release Dynamix, for Synchronization of Code Changes, select to Download Code

 

Step 2 - Create an Executable Program & Transaction

  1. Open the downloaded TXT file and copy the entire source code displayed
  2. Use the copied source code to create a new executable program in SAP
  3. Name the program ZPANAYA_GET_CRS_DATA
  4. Create a transaction for the program named ZPANAYA_EXPORT_CRS.
    The transaction type should be Program and selection screen (report transaction)
  5. Set permission to use the transaction ZPANAYA_EXPORT_CRS for all users who are to sync changes to RDx

For further instructions on how to create an executable program & transaction in SAP, click here

Caution
Panaya RDx synchronizer requires that a transaction with the exact hard coded name ZPANAYA_EXPORT_CRS be present in the system.
Be sure to create such a transaction and keep the name unchanged.

Step 3 - Set Server Parameters

  • Enable GUI Scripting
    Panaya RDx synchronizer requires SAP GUI scripting to be enabled.
    Please set the system profile parameters as shown below - 

    - sapgui/user_scripting = TRUE
    - sapgui/user_scripting_disable_recording = FALSE
    - sapgui/user_scripting_set_readonly = FALSE
More detailed information can be found here - 
 

Step 4 - Enable Authorizations for Users

Each user running the Panaya Synchronizer must have a set of authorizations within the SAP system as listed here.

Client Side Installation


Step 1 - Enable GUI Scripting & Deny Pop-Up Notifications

Panaya Test Management requires SAP GUI scripting to be enabled as well as disabling SAP pop-up notifications for accelerated testing.
The process described here must be repeated for every client machine using the Synchronizer.

 

Step 2 - Set SAP Network Settings to High Speed Connection

To assure completeness and accuracy of data recorded please make sure the Network Settings is set to High Speed Connection for every client machine using the Synchronizer.
Follow the instructions described here.

 

Step 3 - Install .NET Framework
.NET Framework version 3.5 or above must be present on the local machine of each user running the Panaya Synchronizer.
We recommend using .NET Framework version 4.0. Most computers already have .NET Framework, so normally no installation is needed.
If you experience issues while installing Panaya's Synchronizer, please install the .NET Framework from Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0.

 

Step 4 - Configure Security Settings
Please ensure that proxy settings are not preventing Panaya's Synchronizer from working properly. 

If you have an anti-virus, VPN, Remote Machine or Virtual Machine, you might need to add Panaya to the safe domains list. Sites on this list do not require proxy or any other security permission.

Please add *.Panaya.com to your white-list, or to your exceptions lists (e.g. proxy, anti-virus etc.)

Alternatively, add the following URL's to your white-list:
my.panaya.com or emea.panaya.com
cdn.panaya.com
reports.panaya.com
sso-emea.panaya.com
sso-us.panaya.com