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2395834 - Item Connector throwing exception Inactive revisions are not supported


Customer it is getting revision date exception while running ITEM connector.

Error message:  Inactive revisions are not supported.

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SuccessFactors Learning Management System - LMS

Beginning in release b1511


Mismatch between input file revision date and the item revision date that can be seen in the admin UI.

Reviewing and analyse the issue, we see a discrepancy with the revision date and it gives you this exception.


50439|BLENDED|OCT-28-2014 12:00:00|Y|XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX!##!

If you go administration LMS application and go to the Learning and search for the item ID: 50439 you will see that it is OCT-28-2014 11:00:00 so that it is why you get this error.

Also note you need to enter revision date and time as per timezone of your Datacenter. i.e. If your LMS is in DC8, you need to use EST timezone while adding data in input file for Item connector.

Please modify the input file to the correct revision date in order to about this exception, that comes when item is revised and notactive is Y in input file and doesn't match the revision date.

NOTE: Please confirm the connector configuration below is enabled in your LMS environment which allows Item Connector to inactivate Item via connector.

Navigation Path: System Admin -> Configuration -> System Configuration -> CONNECTOR




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