Siebel - OPA Connection Adds Empty Fields Which Are Not Accepted By OPA
Last updated on DECEMBER 19, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Policy Automation - Version 12.2.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Customer is reporting as issue with Siebel - OPA connection adding empty fields which are not accepted by OPA.
In the request message from Siebel, there are empty attributes present that OPA doesn't accept.
For Currency, Date, Date-Time, Time, Number and Boolean attributes (all but Text) OPA does not accept an empty value.
It would accept the attribute to be not present at all, or an unknown-val tag.
AS-is not correct:
Would-be accepted by OPA (not present at all, or):
In the former case, error message would be: The specified input data is not valid: Error parsing data: value '' is not a valid xml date value.
Sign In with your My Oracle Support account
Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started
My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms