Custom Attributes Created Using Rest API Are Not Functional

(Doc ID 2328326.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 14, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version 12.2.1.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using the REST API, user is able to create a custom attribute in Portal.
However, when the custom attribute is deleted/updated via the GUI or REST API, error is reported:
A popup with the following error message is displayed:
WCS#<timestamp>: No Such Attribute Exists

Changes

1) Create a new Portal or use an existing one. This Portal may be created via GUI or REST API

2) Create an attribute in this Portal via REST API

3) Navigate to Portal GUI (Administration | Settings)

4) Delete/update the newly created attribute (in step 2)

A popup error message is displayed:
WCS#<timestamp>: No Such Attribute Exists

Cause

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