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E-PC: Extra Special Characters Gets Appended When Writing Extended ASCII Characters Into A File. (Doc ID 2434600.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 20, 2018

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.56 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On: PeopleTools: 8.56.07
PUM 27

After upgrading to PeopleTools 8.56, when opening a file for writing with GetFile() function and specifying UTF8 character set, and then writing to a file, char(172) , extra special characters are being written wherever the string is written to the file.
The extended ASCII character number is 172. (¬) . Additional character is appended like below.

There should be no extra special characters written wherever the string is written to the file.




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