Administrator with a non-English locale that uses a date pattern of DD/MM/YYYY or d/MMM/YYYY and time pattern of a.m/p.m. or HH:MM:AAA will encounter an incorrect data validation error on the revision field when creating new item with provided date or time.
SAP SuccessFactors Learning
Reproducing the Issue
Which locales are impacted by this issue?
The following Locales that use the date format of DD/MM/YYYY or D/MMM/YYYY or yyyy/M/d are impacted or time format of hh:mm:sss aaa
- Spanish Mexican
- French Canadian
Create any new item in UI and try to save and receive validation error on the revision field.
Due to multiple validation layers on UI java level & LMS application level
Investigated in INC0579905 with codefix in 2H2021 (b2111) and patched for the following validation levels:
LMS application validation via LRN-112050 & patch targeted for 1H2021 (b2105) May7 via PTCH-35805
UI Java framework validation via LRN-111594 & patch targeted for 1H2021 (b2105) May14 via PTCH-35870
- Navigate to References > Manage Labels > Locales > [Locale ID] > Time Pattern and verify that the HHMM time pattern ID is available. Add this time pattern, if needed.
- On the Date Pattern tab for the locale, verify that the d/M/yyyy date pattern ID is available. Add this date pattern, if needed.
- After confirming that the time pattern and date pattern are available, navigate to Administrator Preferences > Settings. Set the Time Pattern ID to use the HHmm (HHmm) time pattern and set the Date Pattern ID to use the d/M/yyyy date pattern.
Use connector to create the item (which uses specific DB UTC timestamps)
2991694 - Validation Errors in Learning Administration when Editing Date and Time Fields for Non-English Locales
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