POAPPRV and REQAPPRV Approval Workflows Fail with "3120: Activity Has No Performer" and "WFENG_NOTIFICATION_PERFORMER" When Using Shared HR (Doc ID 337157.1)

Last updated on MAY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version 11.5.10 to 11.5.10.2 [Release 11.5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
peper14t.pkb 115.19
peper14t.pkh 115.9
***Checked for relevance on 02-Jun-2012***

Symptoms

The approval workflow process for requisitions or purchase orders ends with errors when sending notifications for new users:

Possible failed activities: PO_REQ_APPROVED / PO_REQ_NO_APPROVER / PO_PO_APPROVED
Activity Type Notice
Error Name WFENG_NOTIFICATION_PERFORMER
Error Message 3120: Activity 'REQAPPRV/202401' has no performer.
Error Stack Wf_Engine_Util.Notification_Send(REQAPPRV, 238904-360479, 202401,
REQAPPRV:PO_REQ_APPROVED_JRAD) Wf_Engine_Util.Notification(REQAPPRV, 238904-
360479, 202401, RUN)


Null values exist for any of these Workflow Item Attributes :

===============================================
APPROVER_DISPLAY_NAME/Approver Display Name
FORWARD_FROM_USER_NAME/Forward From User Name
FORWARD_TO_DISPLAY_NAME/Forward To Display Name
FORWARD_TO_USERNAME/Forward To User Name
PREPARER_DISPLAY_NAME/Preparer Display Name
PREPARER_USER_NAME/Preparer User name
RESPONDER_DISPLAY_NAME/Responder Display Name

Cause

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