Pin_deploy Never Deletes The Column From The Table (Doc ID 1616441.1)

Last updated on APRIL 14, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version 7.5.0.0.0 to 7.5.0.0.0 [Release 7.5.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When tried to delete a column from an object, that was added previously to keep additional information for a customized process that is no longer required, the pin_deploy never deletes the column from the table and no error is returned.

The delete of a column is only done when a business process is no longer necessary, but the pin_deploy should be able to delete it.

STEPS
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Trying to add a column FILENAME to EVENT_BILLING_PAYMENT_CC_T table, using a customized podl file, then later try to remove the column FILENAME using OOTB podl file.

1. Check Database INITIAL STATE:


BUSINESS IMPACT
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Unable to delete a column that is no longer necessary on the objects.

Cause

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