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Not Able to delete Check out rules with some Pega 7.1.7



Not able to delete check out rules for the below Pega instance with version Pega 7.1.7.

Error Messages

Error message: Fail:Database-Config-KeyPropertyNotExposed Index-CustomFields pxIndexPurpose

Steps to Reproduce

1. Access that particular instance.
2. Go to Check outs.
3.Try to discard the checkout.

Root Cause

A defect or configuration issue in the operating environment. 


Perform the following local-change: 

Note: Ensure to have a database backup before performing local-change steps. 

To resolve "cannot check in rules" behaviour, perform below steps:

1.Stop the server.
2.Drop the existing table with name 'pr_index_customfields'.
3.Run the DDL statements for 'pr_index_customfields' from the generated install DDL script for PRPC 7.1.7.
4.Run below statement to add PYFREQUENTSAYINGCATEGORY column
5.alter table PRPC717.pr_index_customfields add column PYFREQUENTSAYINGCATEGORY VARCHAR(253);
6.Provide all privileges.
7.Restart the server.

Later to recover data, perform 'revalidate and save' for the following classes to retrieve the data in table.
  • Rule-Obj-Class
  • Rule-Application

Published October 15, 2015 - Updated October 8, 2020

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