Error in the Debugger [Entry #xx is improperly formatted]

(Doc ID 1951962.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 07, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle BigMachines CPQ Cloud Service - Version 11.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When checking the BML of an action that is failing, an error in the debugger appears similar to the one below:

This will cause the following error on the user side:

Could not perform Action: ACTION_NAME
Returned value for bulk advanced function should be in the form of document_number~variable_name~value. e.g. 1~_bill_to_last_name~Immlet|1~quote_number~112234.
Currently returned value is : CURRENT_RETURN_STRING.
Action Advanced Modify - [Before/After] Formulas failed. Process : PROCESS_NAME Document : DOCUMENT_NAME Action : ACTION_NAME

Cause

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