Expressions With Parenthesis ( ) in the Field Name Show Up With Blank Names On Edit in OFSAA 5.1

(Doc ID 1169714.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 06, 2010

Applies to:

Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications Infrastructure - Version: 7.1 and later   [Release: 7 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA) - Version 5.1

Symptoms

On Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications Infrastructure (OFSAAI) 7.1, when attempting to Edit any Expression which contains an entity/field which has ( ) parenthesis in the entity name, the entity shows as blank in the Expressions window.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
Expect to see the chosen Entity name in the Expressions window on edit

STEPS
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Financial Services Applications -> Master Maintenance -> Expressions -> add
2. Set in ‘Entity Group’ any element which name contains parenthesis -- Choose any field whose name as ( ) in it like 'Net Interest Margin (NIM)'
3. Finish expression
4. Save expression
5. Edit expression
==> Shows blank where field name (entity) was

Cause

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