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XML Project Import Fails Consistently With SEVERE: For Input String: "X.XXXX" (Doc ID 2519821.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 18, 2019

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 18.8.4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to import an XML project, the import fails with the following error shown in the import log file:

ERROR in \P6EPPM\p6\importFiles\.xml.log:
SEVERE: For input string: "X.XXX"
java.lang.NumberFormatException: For input string: "X.XXX"
at java.lang.NumberFormatException.forInputString(NumberFormatException.java:65)
at java.lang.Integer.parseInt(Integer.java:580)
at java.lang.Integer.parseInt(Integer.java:615)
at com.primavera.integration.client.xml.io.converter.ShiftConverter.toBusinessObject(ShiftConverter.java:46)
at com.primavera.integration.client.xml.xmlimporter.handler.DefaultProcessor.a(DefaultProcessor.java:919)
at com.primavera.integration.client.xml.xmlimporter.handler.DefaultProcessor.a(DefaultProcessor.java:131)
at com.primavera.integration.client.xml.xmlimporter.handler.DefaultProcessor.importObject(DefaultProcessor.java:1008)
at com.primavera.integration.client.xml.xmlimporter.ImportWorker.b(ImportWorker.java:783)
at com.primavera.integration.client.xml.xmlimporter.ImportWorker.importXMLGlobalData(ImportWorker.java:475)
at com.primavera.integration.client.xml.xmlimporter.XMLImporter.importProjects(XMLImporter.java:420)
at com.primavera.guiservices.impexp.ImportExportServiceImpl.b(ImportExportServiceImpl.java:2481)
at com.primavera.guiservices.impexp.ImportExportServiceImpl.doImport(ImportExportServiceImpl.java:467)
at com.primavera.guiservices.impexp.ImportExportWorker.execute(ImportExportWorker.java:22)
at com.primavera.infr.threadpool.ThreadPoolImpl.run(ThreadPoolImpl.java:343)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:748)

ADDITIONAL
The same XML can be imported to a PPM database, but not an EPPM database.

STEPS
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login to P6 Web.
2. Attempt to import the XML file to an EPPM database.
3. Observe the reported error.

Cause

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