OEOIMP Order Import Error: The flexfield on this field contains a flexfield bind variable with a :Block.Field Reference. (Doc ID 852819.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 30, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Order Management - Version 11.5.10.0 to 12.1.2 [Release 11.5.10 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
OEOIMP module: Order Import
***checked for currency 19-JUN-2012***
***Checked for relevance on 30-Dec-2013***
***Checked for relevance on 02-JUN-2015***

Symptoms

When attempting to import orders to Order Management the following error occurs:

ERROR
Process Messages:
The flexfield on this field contains a flexfield bind variable with a :BLOCK.FIELD reference.
This prohibits operation in the mode that optimizes performance over a wide-area network.

To continue using this form, have the system administrator either remove all :BLOCK.FIELD
references, or turn off wide area operation by setting the profile option - Flexfields: Validate
on Server to N. The reference may be in a WHERE_CLAUSE token passed into the flexfield definition
in the form, a WHERE clause in a table-validated value set, or a default value for one of the
segments of this flexfield.

-- Steps To Reproduce:
1. Responsibility: Order Management Super User
2. Navigate: Order Import
3. Notice error :
Process Messages:
The flexfield on this field contains a flexfield bind variable with a :BLOCK.FIELD reference.
This prohibits operation in the mode that optimizes performance over a wide-area network.

To continue using this form, have the system administrator either remove all :BLOCK.FIELD
references, or turn off wide area operation by setting the profile option - Flexfields: Validate
on Server to N. The reference may be in a WHERE_CLAUSE token passed into the flexfield definition
in the form, a WHERE clause in a table-validated value set, or a default value for one of the
segments of this flexfield.

-- Business Impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot import orders with BLOCK.FIELD references.

Cause

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