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R12: What is a Generic Datafix Patch (GDF) and what GDFs are available for Payables? (Doc ID 874903.1)

Last updated on APRIL 29, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Payables - Version 12.0.0 to 12.2 [Release 12.0 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document explains what a Generic Data Fix (GDF) patch is, and shows what GDF patches are available for Oracle Payables.

Some of the questions that this document addresses are:

  1. Where can I find an AP Invoice Import fix for when the import process does not populate distribution lines?


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In this Document
 What is a Generic Data Fix (GDF) patch?
 Payables diagnostic script to identify when available GDF's are needed
 List of GDF patches available for Payables:
 R12 Pre-upgrade
 R12 Post-upgrade
 Subledger Accounting
 E-Business Tax
 Notes and patches that are available to resolve common issues in Payables/Subledger Accounting/E-Business Tax, that currently, GDF patches are not available for
 Generic Data fix Example

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