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Option to fail map warning return codes

  • Guest
  • Oct 28 2019
  • Not under consideration
How will this idea be used?

Currently for map warning failures (Example : Input valid but unknown data found) , the output gets executed before failing / rolling back the transaction.

However this behavior is causing issues when a DB sequence is used in the output. Example , an ITX Error code .21 would fail the map but would have incremented a DB sequence.

We can work around this behavior by adding an extra validation map but that doesn't solve the actual issue with data validation.

 

Requirement: Have the ability to fail such warning code so the map processing does not get finished and exits as soon as it encounters a warning. 

 

ITX warning codes

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Extract from documentation link : https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/en/SSVSD8_9.0.0/com.ibm.websphere.dtx.md.doc/references/r_map_design_Map_Execution_Warning_Messages.htm

 

Extract of current behavior:

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https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSVSD8_9.0.0/com.ibm.websphere.dtx.md.doc/references/r_map_design_Warnings_Settings.htm

'If a map execution warning code occurs, the map fails after processing of that map is finished.'

 

 

What is your industry? Other
What is the idea priority? High
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    Luke Raiano commented
    3 Dec, 2019 06:23pm

    Many of our customers rely on the behavior as it is currently implemented. We believe a chnage in this direction, would negatively impact a broad portion fo these customers.