When a BI Report Contains a Text Parameter With Comma-Separated Values, the Output Will Only Show the First Value

(Doc ID 2380382.1)

Last updated on MARCH 30, 2018

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 16.2.9.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
After entering two parameters separated by a comma, the report output shows only one parameter in the header in when run from P6

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
Both parameters will show up in the report header.

STEPS
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Run a report in P6 that can accept two parameters separated by a comma.
  2. Note that when run from BI Publisher the report contains both parameters in the header.
  3. See output from running the report in P6 and the second parameter is cut off in the header.

BUSINESS IMPACT
The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot see all parameters in the header.

Cause

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