Fast Formula Erroring on Database Item HR_Assignment_ID
(Doc ID 2582429.1)
Last updated on MARCH 22, 2021
Applies to:Oracle Advanced Benefits - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When creating a Fast Formula which sends a call to an External Function,
Seeing the error:
APP-FF-33005: The local variable HR_ASSIGNMENT_ID was used before being initialized
Cause: The variable named in the error message is being used before any value has been assigned to it, so it has no meaningful value.
Action: Please ensure variables have been assigned to before using them.
Review of Database Items does not show one called HR_ASSIGNMENT_ID
When creating the External Function, customer declared the ASSIGNMENT_ID as a context - but they were also declaring the p_assignment_id as a parameter.
- Then in the formula they called the function like this:
x = function_name(p_assignment_id)
It is not limited to the p_assignment_id.
To see list of contexts, please navigate to US Super HRMS Manager > Total Compensation > Basic > Fast Formula > Formula Functions > Context Usages
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