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Error 8601 'The text, ntext, and image data types cannot be compared or sorted, except when using IS NULL or LIKE operator' Occurs in Change Assistant Step Run Data Conversion AE - DC33404410 (Doc ID 2908720.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 25, 2024

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise CS Campus Community - Version 9.2 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to apply a change package created from the Campus Solutions 9.2 Pum Image 26 source, to an environment on the Microsoft SQL Server (MSSQL) platform, the following error occurs in Change Assistant in the step 'Run Data Conversion AE - DC33404410'. The error displays in the application engine _out file produced for the  DC33404410 step.  

The issue does not occur in environments any other platforms besides MSSQL.

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

  1. Create a change package from the Campus Solutions 9.2 PUM Image 26 source.
  2. Apply the change package to Campus Solutions 9.2 target Environment.
  3. In change assistant, note the red 'X' that appears for the step  'Run Data Conversion AE - DC33404414'.
  4. Review the application _out file for the DC33404410 step to see the error detail.




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