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Pega Standard function defect



During analysis of performance problems, internal analysis has identified a problem in standard method DateStringToBigDecimal.  

This impacts performance of the environment through possible failed PARSE-XML operations.

Error Messages

No error messages on screen; no applicable error messages were found in the Pega Logfile.  This error was identified through analysis of performance data provided by an external performance test tool.

Steps to Reproduce

To reproduce, the systems administrator monitors PARSE-XML operations of data provided by a SERVICE-SOAP operation.  

Intermittently, it appears that some XML data is not parsed.

Root Cause

A defect has been identified in the standard method DateStringToBigDecimal: an unwanted case-sensitivity problem has been identified.


Apply HFix-29069 to resolve the issue.

Published August 15, 2016 - Updated September 3, 2016

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