EDX PO Dispatch XML Formatted Incorrectly When Special Characters In Text (Doc ID 2067239.1)

Last updated on JULY 19, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise SCM Purchasing - Version 9.1 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You observe that when a PO line description contains special characters like " and &, that the resulting XML message is ill formed.

STEPS

1. Create a PO and on the line, make sure the description has special characters, for example:

Large Binder Clips, 2" Wide, Black/Silver, Dozen&stuff
 
2. Dispatch the PO via EDX
3. Examine the outbound message and observe the ill-formatted line description.


Cause

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