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Duplication of Customized KM Task Fails with Error "ODI-17789: Positions must be set positive" in ODI 12c (Doc ID 2554423.1)

Last updated on MAY 02, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Data Integrator - Version and later
Oracle Data Integrator Cloud Service - Version 17.1.3 and later
Oracle Data Integrator on Marketplace - Version 1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When duplicating a step of a knowledge module in Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) 12c the following error occurs:

This is a customized knowledge module which was created in ODI 11g and upgraded to 12c.

Steps leading to the error:

  1. Using ODI Studio, edit the customized knowledge module.
  2. Go to "Tasks" and attempt to duplicate a step. The error will occur,
  3. Add a new step, note that it works.




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