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Parse XML auto initializes non-used value from Parse XML rule



Some tags in the Parse XML rule is auto initialized as blank. As a result, blank values are propagated as request to the SOAP service.

Error Messages

NullPointerException from the SOAP service.

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Configure a Connect SOAP method with a request that has three page lists
  2. Initialize the values for the second and third page lists
  3. Run the flow. The request other pages list is initialized with empty tags

Root Cause

Configuration issue in the XMLStream rules. 


Perform the following local-change:

Enable the optional keyword in the XMLStream rule form.



Published August 15, 2019 - Updated October 8, 2020

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