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Cannot create declareindex for pagelist embedded in another list



Not able to create declare index for page list embedded in another pagelist in Pega 7.1.7.

Getting error "pyRuleDeclareIndex.pyPurpose: The name you entered is not valid".

Error Messages

pyRuleDeclareIndex.pyPurpose: The name you entered is not valid.

Steps to Reproduce

1) Select the pagelist which is embedded in another pagelist.
2) First create the declare index for outer pagelist. Declare index rules will be creates as expected.
3) Now create declare index for inner pagelist. It throws an error like 'pyRuleDeclareIndex.pyPurpose: The name you entered is not valid.'

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules.


HFix-25561  resolves the issue.

Declare index and its corresponding tables get created with the usage of this hotfix.

Published January 30, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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