Removing Elements From Network Systems Drawing Deletes them and its Equipment Association. (Doc ID 2092966.1)

Last updated on JULY 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Communications MetaSolv Solution - Version 6.2.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : MSS 6.2.1 version, Engineering

ACTUAL BEHAVIOUR
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When removing elements from Drawing in a Network systems MSS is deleting the network element and its equipment Association form the inventory/DB.


EXPECTED BEHAVIOUR
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When removing elements from Drawing in a Network systems MSS should NOT delete the network element and its equipment Association form the inventory/DB.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Make a NS and add and element to it .
2. Associate it to an Equipment
3. Save the NS.
4.Search it in the Network Elements window and its get returned .
5.Now open the Netowrk System again and remove the network element from drawing .Save the NS.
6.Search it in the Network Elements window and its NOT returned .
7-Open the Equipment Inventory for the NE location and find that the association is also gone .



BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Causes a lot of extra work having to rebuild the equipment

Cause

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