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E1: 51F: Job Forecast (P51F100) Doubles Open Commitment Amount When a New Forecast Is Created for the Same Job (Doc ID 2710102.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 10, 2021

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Advanced Job Forecasting - Version 9.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 9.2 version, Advanced Job Forecasting

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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P51F100 doubling commitments

Commitments are doubling when adding a new forecast for the same job in P51F100. F51F20W is not clearing. F51F30W clears intermittently.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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open commitments should not double when a new forecast ID is added to P51F100 for the same job

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Create a job with an Original Budget and Open Commitment
2. Create a forecast for the job. See that Open Commitment amount is correct
3. Add a 2nd forecast ID for the same job
4. See that Open Commitments have doubled
5. Create a 3rd forecast ID for the same job
6. See that commitment amounts have tripled.


BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot accurately forecast jobs in the billions of dollars

Cause

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