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3100867 - The status of a child MDF object is changed from "inactive" to "active" during Upsert


You have an MDF object that has child objects within it. One of the child objects has status=inactive.

Now you perform an Upsert in the MDF object, inserting one new child object. The Upsert is completed successfully.

However you check the child objects and the one that was inactive before now is shown as active.


  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
    • OData API


The SF engineering team is aware of this issue and is planning a fix for it on these patch dates below:

  • 15th October on Preview environments
  • 22nd October on Production environments


custom, record, api, odata, mdfSystemStatus, change, modify, automatic, MDF-22229 , KBA , LOD-SF-INT-MDF , Metadata Framework API (MDF) , Known Error


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