Editing the Metadata for a Framework Folder and Switching to a Profile Sets Value for Author (dDocAuthor)
Last updated on DECEMBER 15, 2017
Applies to:Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 188.8.131.52.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When modifying the metadata for a Framework Folder and changing the folder metadata to a different profile than the standard profile, the Author name (dDocAuthor value) will be set in the form. This causes a warning to be displayed, and will set the author to that name on all new content put into that folder.
To see the issue:
- Create a new Framework Folder.
- Navigate into the new folder, and select Edit -> Metadata Values.
- On the metadata form, select Switch Profile, and pick a new profile.
- Notice on the form that the field dDocAuthor is now set to the currently logged in user. Clicking Save displays the warning:
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