ASCP Decision Rules Plan Does Not Use Substitute Components for Phantom (Doc ID 759697.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 20, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Advanced Supply Chain Planning - Version 10.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
EXECUTABLE:MSONEW - Memory Based Planner

Symptoms

When defining substitute components (phantom) and enabling decision rules find that the primary components is always used even if there is onhand for the substitute and the primary is not available

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

Resp:  Inventory / Bill Of Material

1. define an assembly which has a phantom component. This phantom component has a substitute defined in the BOM which is also a phantom

Resp:  Advanced supply planner

1. define constrained plan with decision rules
2. run plan and verify results

Cause

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