E-SQR: SQR Fails in MSSQL 2012 when it Encounters NULL for a Date Field

(Doc ID 2230359.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 29, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.54 to 8.55 [Release 8.4]
PeopleSoft Enterprise FIN General Ledger - Version 9.2 and later
PeopleSoft Enterprise FIN Receivables - Version 9.2 and later
PeopleSoft Enterprise CS Campus Community - Version 9 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In environments using Microsoft SQL Server 2012, some SQR reports are going to error.

This is specific to using a MSSQL 2012 non-unicode database and when SQR encounters a NULL in a date field that is part of a SELECT clause in Begin-Select.

Some delivered reports encountering this error include GLS7011, GLS7009, BILDG01, FIN2001, FIN2005 and the Lettergen process CCLTRGEN.sqr.

Cause

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