Additional Characters in Headers of Data After Doing Metadata Sync in BSP When Doing LCM Import (Doc ID 1989121.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Financial Services Balance Sheet Planning - Version 6.1.1 to 8.0.0 [Release 6 to 8]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Balance Sheet Planning (BSP)

Symptoms

On 6.1.1 when running the LCM import after performing the metadata sync options in BSP the import fails due to additional ?? characters in the headers of the data:

ERROR

EPMLCM-14000: Error reported from Hyperion Planning.
/Global Artifacts/Common Dimensions/Standard Dimensions/Currency: LCM migration failed for the following reason - Unrecognized column header value(s) were specified for "Currency" dimension: "???#!--HEADERBLOCK DIMENSION XML". (Note: column header values are case sensitive.)


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Run LCM import

Cause

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