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Fusion Global HR: Journeys Not Assigning to AORs after 23D Update. Checklist Console shows Error: oracle.jbo.JboException: <Char> is not valid for HcmParam name (Doc ID 2985200.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Global Human Resources Cloud Service - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Journey not getting allocated after 23D Update.

Journey tasks has AOR (Area of Responsibility) as a task performer or owner.

AOR Lookup code has a special characters such as space,"/","<",">","&" etc.

Journey tasks without AOR or AOR code that does not contain above special characters is working correctly.

oracle.jbo.JboException: Colon is not valid for HcmParam name
at oracle.apps.hcm.common.core.HcmParamsImpl.validate(
at oracle.apps.hcm.common.core.HcmParamsImpl.putNonNull(
at oracle.apps.hcm.common.core.HcmParamsImpl.putValue(
at oracle.apps.hcm.employment.checklists.util.TransactionCacheUtil.updateInTransaction(

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

1. Assign the Journey manually or automatically
2. Navigate to Checklist Templates > Console
3. See error message


Logic to handle AOR changed in 23D. This new enhancement was not handling special characters correctly.


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