Importing P6 XML File Type With Only the 'P6 XML Import' Global Security Privilege Fails With "SEVERE" Log Entry.

(Doc ID 2299281.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 28, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 15.2.13.0 and later
Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 15.2.13.0 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 15.2.13.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

During P6 XML Import with a User having only 'P6 XML Import' Global Security Privilege is failing to import and generates a SEVERE error log entry in the resulting Import XML output log file, e.g., "<Import_Filename.XML>.SummaryImportLog.txt".

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

  1. Login as Non-admin and No Global privileges except Import P6 XML
  2. Import P6 XML containing Role and Resource assignments
    1. Result: Import Result "Process did not complete successfully..." 
    2. Result: Import log file output ( *.SummaryImportLog.txt ) contains "SEVERE" error log entry

ERROR in *.SummaryImportLog.txt
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Cause

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