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Error Updating Service And Config Chars Using PATCH Method Service "Characteristic [char_name] is a required field." (Doc ID 2977346.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 31, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Unified Inventory Management - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Receive error "Characteristic [char_name] is a required field." when we call API REST 638 (PATCH Method) for update characteristics of Service and Service Configuration in the same request.
The char [char_name] associated to the error is mandatory (Design Studio) at level of Service Specification but this char is present in the PATCH request and have a valid value before send request.

Reported error:
   "code": "9000004",
   "reason": "[INV-9000004] Internal Server processing failed",
   "message": ["Characteristic [char_name] is a required field."]

Note: Please consider Service tested have to be associated a Party and a Place. We have noted that if the service has not party and place associated the error does not happen.





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