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2263507 - Foundation ad hoc report is throwing an error on report creation

Symptom

When attempting to create an Ad Hoc Report against "Foundation Objects" an errorId is displayed.

Example:
An application error occurred.  Please try again later, or notify support (with the errorId=xxxxx=xxx=xxx=xxx=xxxxxxx, timestamp=ddddddd, and the version information from the current screen)

errorId_example.png

 

SAP Support may also find the following error:

Splunk:


java.lang.NullPointerException: while trying to invoke the method java.lang.String.equals(java.lang.Object) of a null object loaded from local variable 'desttableName'
at com.successfactors.analytics.subject.schema.hris.ECTFoundationObjectsSchemaTransformer.addAssociation(ECTFoundationObjectsSchemaTransformer.java:658)

 

Environment

  • SuccessFactors HCM Suite 1511

Reproducing the Issue

Attempt to create a new Ad Hoc Report against "Foundation Objects" Report Definition

Cause

Root cause is there are some objects defined in the Corporate datamodel that have been migrated to MDF.

Resolution

Remove migrated objects from the corporate datamodel.

(example: PayGroup, PayRange, PayCalendar)

 

Please refer to the latest migration guide on http://help.sap.com/hr_ec

 

Keywords

KBA , LOD-SF-EC-REP , Reporting Data , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1511