Purchase Order or Blanket Release Approval Error: "There Exists A Closed Wip Job For This Document. On Distribution n Of Shipment n Of Line n" (Doc ID 1492369.1)

Last updated on JUNE 14, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version 12.1 to 12.2.5 [Release 12.1 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After modifying an Approved Purchase Order or Blanket Release, when clicking on the Approve button the following error occurs

ERROR
There exists a closed wip job for this document. on distribution 1 of shipment 1 of line 1

STEPS
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Purchasing responsibility > Query Purchase Order or Blanket Release 
2. Modify PO Line or Release Shipment
3. Click the 'Approve' button and above error is displayed.

Cause

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