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MQ -> Message Explorer does not take Global Resource value



In 'MQ Listener' rule -> 'MQ Properties' tab, user configured both queue manager and queue using Global resource setting as per product help document:


when 'Message Explorer' is clicked, the action fails, with error of unexpected character '=' in position 0.

Error Messages

Error in Tracer tool.
The Reference= Declare_ReadPropFile.pyChangedValues(MQ_QueueName) is not valid.
Reason:unexpected character '=' at position 0, expected start of name or dot

Steps to Reproduce

1. Open the MQ properties in 'MQ Listener' rule.
2. set the fields 'Queue Manager' and 'Queue Name' using Global Resource Settings syntax.
2. Save the rule and click 'Message Explorer'.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules


Apply HFix-37457.

Published November 24, 2017 - Updated October 8, 2020

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