Category Tree Truncates Category Description when Displayed in eProcurement and Strategic Sourcing Pages

(Doc ID 2308031.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 18, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise SCM eProcurement - Version 9.2 to 9.2 [Release 9]
PeopleSoft Enterprise SCM Strategic Sourcing - Version 9.2 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Category tree truncates the fields displayed on Page

in 9,2 the category field in the ITM_CAT_TBL is 60 characters, but the procurement Catalog or Supplier Tree are not displayed properly. Eprocurement and Strategic Sourcing pages are affected due to this.


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1)goto items-->define controls-->item categories update description for a category id to 60 characters.
2)create a special request in epro and click on category prompt table.
3)look up for the category with 60 characters description.


The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot see complete category description

Cause

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