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E-FLO: SetRecTerminator() PeopleCode Function Set to Null ("") Is Not Removing Linefeed (Doc ID 2780880.1)

Last updated on JUNE 03, 2021

Applies to:

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


When using SetRecTerminator() PeopleCode function in an application engine (AE) program, if the record terminator is set to Null (""), line feeds are not removed from the output files.


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Create a sample AE program to export a record's data to file via File Layout.

2. SetRecTerminator to null in the logic.

3. Observe that the output file contains the linefeed(s).


Environment was upgraded to PeopleTools 8.57.12


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