IV27814: IN PURCHASE CONTRACTS, MAXIMUM AMOUNT FIELD REMAINS EDITABLE WRONGLY.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Steps to replicate the issue in Maximo 6.2.8, Maxdemo database:
    
    - Log in Maximo as wilson
    
    - Go to Contracts > Master Contracts
    
    - Add a new Master Contract against any valid Company
    
    - Save
    
    - Select Action > Authorize Sites > and authorize BEDFORD Site
    
    - Approve Master Contract
    
    - Select Action > Create Associated Contract
    
    - In Create Associated Contract box:
    . click on Autonumber button
    . take note of this number
    . select Type = Purchase Contract
    . click OK
    
    - Go to Contracts > Purchase Contracts
    
    - Bring up the Purchase Contract create above
    
    - Notice that Maximum Amount field is read-only. It's ok.
    
    - From Type field, select BLANKET
    
    - Notice that Maximum Amount field becomes editable
    
    - So from Type field again, select PURCHASE
    
    The issue is: notice that Maximum Amount field remains editable.
    

Local fix

  • No workaround has been found.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of Purchase Contract                                   *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * <span><span>Steps to replicate the issue in Maximo 6.2.8,    *
    * Maxdemo database:<br/><br/>- Log in Maximo as wilson<br/>-   *
    * Go to Contracts &gt; Master Contracts<br/>- Add a new Master *
    * Contract against any valid Company<br/>- Save<br/>- Select   *
    * Action &gt; Authorize Sites &gt; and authorize BEDFORD       *
    * Site<br/>- Approve Master Contract<br/>- Select Action &gt;  *
    * Create Associated Contract<br/>- In Create Associated        *
    * Contract box:<br/>. click on Autonumber button<br/>. take    *
    * note of this number<br/>. select Type = Purchase             *
    * Contract<br/>. click OK<br/>- Go to Contracts &gt; Purchase  *
    * Contracts<br/>- Bring up the Purchase Contract create        *
    * above<br/>- Notice that Maximum Amount field is read-only.   *
    * It's ok.<br/>- From Type field, select BLANKET<br/>- Notice  *
    * that Maximum Amount field becomes editable<br/>- So from     *
    * Type field again, select PURCHASE<br/><br/>The issue is:     *
    * notice that Maximum Amount field remains                     *
    * editable.<br/></span></span>                                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * None                                                         *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • The fix for this APAR is contained in the following maintenance
    package:<br/>      Release 6.2.9 of Base Services
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV27814

  • Reported component name

    ASSETS

  • Reported component ID

    5724R46AS

  • Reported release

    621

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-09-11

  • Closed date

    2012-12-04

  • Last modified date

    2012-12-04

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Modules/Macros

  • Maximo
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    ASSETS

  • Fixed component ID

    5724R46AS

Applicable component levels

  • R621 PSY

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More support for:

IBM Maximo Asset Management
Assets

Software version:

621

Reference #:

IV27814

Modified date:

2012-12-04

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