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Java Function does not appear in Calculation Builder



A new function alias rule created for a Java function does not show up in the list of available functions in the Calculation Builder in Report Definitions.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create a new function alias rule for a Java function
  2. In a Report Definition, launch the Calculation Builder (fx button)
  3. Try to reference the newly created Java function alias in the Calculation Builder

Root Cause

A software use or operation error.  The Calculation Builder in Report Definitions will only show SQL-based function aliases that exist in the Embed-UserFunction class.


Perform the following local-change: 

Re-design the required Java function as a SQL based function and save it into the Embed-UserFunction class.

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Published October 27, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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