Award Approval Rules Result in Error

(Doc ID 2228466.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Sourcing Cloud Service - Version and later
Oracle Fusion Sourcing - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Requirement is for the negotiation owner to specify the approval user.

To that end, define 2 Descriptive Flexfield (DFF) segments .

However after define the rule with approver :AwardApprovalHeader.Attribute_number1 application presents error.


X RUL-05717: The identifier AwardApprovalHeader.Attribute_number1 is not valid here.
X TaskEditor Data Save Failed



X RUL-05721: The result type of the expression is "BigDecimal" but should be "String".
X TaskEditor Data Save Failed

Steps to Reproduce
1. Define DFF.
2. Add Value Set.
3. Go to BPM or Manage Approvals UI in Setup and Maintenance and define the rule.
4. Enter user field as : AwardApprovalHeader.Attribute_number1
5. On commit, encounter the reported errors.





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