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2371708 - Locale error on opening BPM task


On opening a BPM task with specific language assigned to the user, you are getting the following error :


java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: The specified locale >>zh _HANT-HK<< must not be longer than 5 characters (e.g. 'aa_BB '; aa = language, BB = country).

  at com.sap.glx.handler.text.TextCache.prepareSQLParameters(TextCache.jav a:377)

  at com.sap.glx.handler.text.TextCache.getCachedTexts(TextCache.java:274)

  at com.sap.glx.handler.text.TextCache.getCachedTexts(TextCache.java:200)


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  • SAP NetWeaver Business Process Management
  • SAP NetWeaver Application Server Java


SAP NetWeaver 7.4


langugae, local, java.lang.IllegalArgumentException, The specified locale, must not be longer than 5 characters, BB = country, aa_BB, com.sap.tc.webdynpro.clientserver.session.ApplicationSession.doPreprocessing, UWL, bowser, IE, 500 Internal Server Error zh_HANT-TW, zh_HANS-CN, sr_LATN-RS, zh_HANT-HK , KBA , BC-BMT-BPM-DSK , Process Desk , Problem

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