BI Publisher Permission Issue

(Doc ID 2329653.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 21, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera Unifier Cloud Service - Version 17.8.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 17.8.0.1 version, Unifier Technical

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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When the user logs into BI Publisher, sometimes they have permission to create reports and other times they do NOT.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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The user's permission should remain constant and not be sporadically changing.

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

  1. Log into BI Publisher
  2. Notice that the user has permission to create reports and is assign the groups (i) BI Service Administrator (ii) Content Author & (iii) BI Consumer
  3. If the user logs out of BI Publisher and logs back in, the permissions and groups change, where one or two of the assigned groups might not appear.

Cause

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