EGL:In Which Tree Level is Recommended for Ease of Maintenance - Values at Tree Node or Leaf Level? (Doc ID 2158306.1)

Last updated on JULY 06, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise FIN General Ledger - Version 9.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

EGL:In Which Tree Level is Recommended for Ease of Maintenance - Values at Tree Node or Leaf Level?


On defining the to-be settings, customer would create an Operating Unit tree and would like to add a field at the Tree Node level and not at Leaf Level.
For user's point of view this is easier to do.  

 - Is it recommended?
 - Is there any foreseeable cons?
 - If customer would to customize, can it be recommended to customize at the node level or at the leaf level, why?
 - What are the risks associated to making changes at the tree level.
      o  If adding a field at the tree node level?
      o  If adding a field at the tree leaf level?

Solution

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