After Patch 26483540:R12.PO.B Finally Closed PO Shipments Can Be Re-Opened

(Doc ID 2336679.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 12, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version 12.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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After patch 26483540:R12.PO.B, Finally Closed PO shipments can be Re-opened

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Finally Closed action is a final action, PO status should not change back from Finally Closed to Open

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1) Create and Approve PO with one Line and two Shipments.
2) Choose for Shipment #1 Tools -> Control from the top menu. Select "Finally Close". The Closure status has changed for Shipment #1 to "Finally Closed".
3) Find PO Header in "Purchase Order Summary" form. Choose Tools -> Control from the top menu. Select "Open".
4) Open PO Shipments in "Purchase Order Shipments" form. The Closure status has changed for Shipment #1 to "Open".

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, Finally closed PO Shipments are getting reopened which is incorrect functionality ( Finally Closed is a permanent status)



Cause

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