EGL9.2: Journal Delete Leaves Attachment Orphans In Subdirectory Path (Doc ID 2161464.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 08, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise FIN General Ledger - Version 9.2 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Actual Behavior
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When subdirectory configured for GL Journal attachments, Journal Delete leaves attachment orphans. GL Journal Attachments are not being removed from the FTP server, and the corresponding PS_PV_ATTACHMENTS record is orphaned when deleting a GL Journal. This is happening because we have sent our GL Journal Attachments to a subdirectory and the delete code at JRNL_PANELS_WRK.PD_DELETE.SavePostChange f(x) pb_delete_sp expects the file to always be at the sever path and never at a subdirectory.


Expected Behavior
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GL Journal Attachments should be removed from the FTP server

Steps
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1) Setup a FTP sub directory at: Set Up Financials/Supply Chain >> Common Definitions >> File Attachments >> Administer File Attachments
2) Create a new journal and add an attachement: General Ledger >> Journals >> Journal Entry >> Create/Update Journal Entries
4) Save and Edit the journal
5) Delete the journal and check in the DB if the attachments exist

Cause

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