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Upgrade to Pega 7.4 fails when generating DDL



Upgrade to Pega 7.4 fails when generating DDL.

Error Messages

Getting database metadata
[java] (install) INF
O - Reading views from schema "PEGA_DATA"
[java] Exception in thread "main" java.lang.RuntimeException: Error during
execution of upgrade on platform mssql using schemas PEGA_RULES, PEGA_DATA, PEGA
[java] at
[java] Caused by: com.micros
oft.sqlserver.jdbc.SQLServerException: Invalid column name 'CreateDate'.
[java] at<init>(SchemaManage
[java] at<init>(SchemaManage
[java] at
[java] at
[java] Caused by: Invalid
column name 'CreateDate'.

Steps to Reproduce

Run generateDDL.

Root Cause

A defect or configuration issue in the operating environment. 
A custom view was present in the data schema. This caused problems when generating the DDL.


Make the following change to the operating environment:
  1. Drop the view
  2. Generate the DDL to complete the upgrade.

Published August 24, 2018 - Updated December 2, 2021

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