MergePDFReport With Attachments Goes To Error When The Filename Contains Double Periods - 'Invalid parameter... for function GetTempFile'

(Doc ID 2334937.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 01, 2017

Applies to:

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


On : 9.2 version, Manage Applicant

Printing an Application Details Report that Includes a heavily formatted PDF Resume runs to error

We are running the Application Details Report that includes heavily formatted PDF resumes. When these resumes are are included in the print option, the process runs to 'No Success'.


Error in the *.trc file:

PSAPPSRV.12657 (160) 1-1620 12.48.30 0.000007 PCodeWTL(1/3): Invalid parameter /home/psadm2/psft/pt/8.55/files/XMLP/a1560ed2-bf3d-11e7-afdc-c161dd37785f/50028450028442017.10.26.Resume..pdf for function GetTempFile. (2,116)
PSXP_RPTDEFNMANAGER.ReportDefn.OnExecute Name:mergePDFReportWithAttachments PCPC:211327 Statement:4301


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. run the Print Applicant Details Report from 8.55.17 PUM24
2. observe the error when the attached file contains double periods in the filename


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