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3120627 - Errors occur in business rule conditions that compare MDF objects when a user creates or copies a record

Symptom

  • Errors occur in business rule conditions that compare MDF objects when a user creates or copies a record
  • Error occurs when creating or copying position from Position Org Chart:
    The following error occurred while the position was being copied: Saving the position failed: Rule "[RULE NAME]" execution failed with error "while trying to invoke the method java.lang.Long.equals(java.lang.Object) of a null object

Environment

  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central - EC
  • Metadata Framework - MDF

Resolution

This issue is fixed in b2111p6 (24-Nov-2021) for 2H 2021 by MDF-47174

Keywords

MDF-47174, PTCH-37358, KI2111, position, copied, error, save, saving failed, execution failed, EC, MDF, object, copy, paste , KBA , LOD-SF-INT-MDF , Metadata Framework API (MDF) , Known Error

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite all versions