Workflow Rules Comparing "user.variableX Not Equal existingUser.variableX" For Modify User Profile Always Evaluate to True (Doc ID 2220198.1)

Last updated on JUNE 27, 2017

Applies to:

Identity Manager - Version 11.1.2.3.0 to 11.1.2.3.170117 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Scenario: Have a modify user profile type of Workflow Rule which contains a rule comparing the new value of an user object variable to the existing value of the user object variable, like:  user.variableX Not Equal existingUser.variableX

Whenever any *other* user object variable (for example, variableY) is changed in a Modify User Profile operation - the workflow associated with the rule will wrongly be triggered.

Cause

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