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E-PORTAL: 'There Is No Current Buffer Context' Error When Clicking On My Preferences Content Reference (Doc ID 2513137.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 05, 2020

Applies to:

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


On : 8.56 version, Portal Technology

Issue reported on PT8.56.07.

When attempting to access Component My Preferences, the following error occurs.

There is no current buffer context.
PTGP_USERPREFWK.FUNCLIB.FieldFormula Name:setContainerComponentProperties PCPC:2815 Statement:40
Called from:PTGP_USERPREFWK.FUNCLIB.FieldFormula Name:initialize Statement:145
Called from:PTGP_USERPREF_FL.GBL.PostBuild Statement:1

The executing PeopleCode has attempted to do an operation that refers to the current buffer context, but there is no such context in the environment that the PeopleCode is running in.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Signin and navigate to the My Preferences Component.
3. Error message is thrown




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