Error Displayed When Trying to Update ACLs for a Metadata-Only Content Item in WCC ADF UI

(Doc ID 2370332.1)

Last updated on MARCH 09, 2018

Applies to:

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


In the ADF (Content) UI of WCC 12c, on the Document Info page -> the Security Tab, for a METADATA-ONLY content item, when you edit ACLs and click Save, it throws the following error:

(x) Error
System failure occurred. Contact your site administrator

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Run a search;
2. Locate a METADATA-ONLY content item;
3. From the Document Info page click the Security Tab;
4. Edit ACLs and then click Save.

The issue doesn't occur for non METADATA-ONLY items.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot edit ACLs for a METADATA-ONLY content item in ADF UI.


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