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Unable to parse future date using pyAssignmenttimeLimitDeadline



When submitting a case, unable to parse a future date set in the deadline time property using Pega out-of-the-box pyAssignmenttimeLimitDeadline control.

Error Messages

Problem Parsing Date: java.lang.NumberFormatException: For input string: "-2177711995"

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Configure a section to include a date Field with property as Date type and Control on field as DateTime.
  2. On submission, set this value in a property and display in the assignment Display grid using the pyAssignmenttimeLimitDeadline control.

Root Cause

The pyAssignmentTimeLimitDeadline is a non-auto generated control which was configured to display the date in ‘2 days 5 hours ago’ format.

The pxDateTime control supported this format. The issue occurred when the section was picked from PegaSDCardruleset.


Apply HFix-35760.

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Published November 6, 2017 - Updated December 2, 2021

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