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Issue in Optimizing Properties of type DateTime



The user is exposing the column for optimization using the SQL script, as a result, on PEGA side it is getting mapped to incorrect type. If property optimization is done using the designer studio then it works fine.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create property of Type DateTime.
  2. Run the SQL script to add column to the respective table.
  3. Check the class instance and DB mapping.

Root Cause

A defect or configuration issue in the operating environment:

In the user's environment column was getting added as of type TIMESTAMP(7). Timestamp support was added after 7.1.8 release. Column type needs to be changed to DATE.


  1. Perform the following local-change:

    Modifiy the SQL script and change the column type to DATE.

  2. Retested the class connectivity, also verified if the correct mapping is shown on the PEGA side.
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Published February 4, 2017 - Updated October 8, 2020

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