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Source Initialization fails for HCM cloud in Data Management when using EPBCS application after 20.09 patch (Doc ID 2716541.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 31, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service - Version 20.09.56 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to initialize the HCM as Source System in Data Management, it fails with an error.

Steps to Reproduce
1) Downloaded EPBCS the EPBCS HCM file from Data Management Source System option.
2) In Oracle HCM Cloud, imported the Oracle HCM Cloud extract definitions contained in the EPBCS HCM
3) Connected from EPBCS to HCM. Test connection works.
4) When try to initialize the source system connection, the error is detailed below:

Error message: “Please define dimension classification for your dimensions before Initializing Source System.”


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