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Wait flow does not resume after invoking REST-Service



A Wait shape is configured in a flow to wait for itself. The flow does not resume or continue after invoking the REST Service.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Interact with a Wait that waits for the case to reach the 'Pending-Approval' status.
  2. Invoke the REST call that uses an activity to invoke the Work-.UpdateStatus to update the status to 'Pending-Approval'.

Root Cause

An issue in the custom application code or rules.
Wait shape is not designed to wait for itself (same case instance).


Perform the following local-change:
  1. Acquire the work object lock.
  2. Resume the flow in the REST-Service activity.

Published August 19, 2019 - Updated December 2, 2021

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