My Oracle Support Banner

E-PC: Transfer And TransferExact Behaviour Has Changed In 8.55.05. (Doc ID 2276081.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2021

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.55 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Transfer and TransferExact behaviour has changed in 8.55 

In 8.55, the Transfer and TransferExact built-in functions are not behaving as they did in PeopleTools 8.53. In previous PeopleTools versions the end user would receive a "You are not authorized for this page." message if they did not have access to the transfer location (or if the developer mistyped a parameter in the Transfer function). Now, no feedback is given to the user and code execution stops.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Create a button anywhere that will transfer you somewhere else but mistype the location or point it to a location you don't have access to.
2. In PIA, when you click the button, no error will appear and nothing will happen.

This is replicable in any 8.55 environment


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.