“Use alternate database” issue in Report Definition
SummaryUse “Use alternate database” issue in Report Definition.
When a Report Definition, configured with "Use alternate Database", is called from a Section, a Datapage or and Activity the returns data does not come from the remote database but from the local database as 'pegadata'.
Everything is fine if the Report Definition is directly called.
Error MessagesNot Applicable
Steps to ReproduceRun the data page by keeping report definition as source.
Root CauseA defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules, using alternate database is dependent on a parameter named "pyUseAlternateDB" present in pxRetrieveReportData activity which runs the report definition.
The only way to set this true is by checking 'Use alternate database' on the report definition.
ResolutionUser has to set the parameter 'pyUseAlternateDB' to true.
Published April 26, 2017 - Updated May 14, 2017