R12:JL:AP: Error "Invalid value in column GLOBAL_ATTRIBUTE_CATEGORY" Trying to Import Invoices for Mexico (Doc ID 2026592.1)

Last updated on JUNE 19, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Financials for the Americas - Version 12.1.3 and later
Oracle Payables - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.1.3 version, Open Interface and Inv Import

When attempting to import invoices,
the following error occurs.

Invalid GF_CONTEXT
Invalid value in column GLOBAL_ATTRIBUTE_CATEGORY

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

1. Responsibility: Oracle Payables - Mexico localization
2. Path: Other -> Requests -> Run
3. Run the Payables Open Interface Import program

Note:
The value JL.MX.APXINWKB.AP_INVOICES has been entered in the GLOBAL_ATTRIBUTE_CATEGORY field
in the AP_INVOICES_INTERFACE table.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot import the invoices.

Cause

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