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Failed to compile generated Java



The code of method execute() fails to compile when exceeding the 65535 bytes limit.

Error Messages

com.pegarules.generated.html_section.sh_stream_pyuserworklist_gridlayout_6f62380c2e693b2e23ec9bcfe1612099: ---------- 1. ERROR in com/pegarules/generated/html_section/ (at line 81) public void execute() { ^^^^^^^^^ The code of method execute() is exceeding the 65535 bytes limit ---------- 1

Steps to Reproduce

Create section
Drag Grid layout and refer Page list
Enable Sorting
sorting for each Property in grid

Root Cause

An issue in the custom application code or rules. The Java limit for the size of a method in a class is 65535 bytes. This problem is with with section/grid layout. Similar problem previously encountered with ListView and DecisionTable rules.


Splitting up rules and chaining them together as need be.  Please also review the following PDN article for the same:


Published January 31, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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