Invalid numeric value error using a non-english Android device
When attempting to install the Mobile Inventory Manager onto an Android device with the Swedish language set, after the first log-on, the process is interrupted and the following message is shown:
"You must enter a valid numeric number".
This has been identified as a product defect under APAR IV41868
Tivoli's process automation engine 188.8.131.52
|IBM Maximo Mobile 184.108.40.206
Android device, with the Swedish language set.
Diagnosing the problem
The problem is caused by the DecimalFormat class from an android jar, this class has a problem and it is not possible to perform a parse and that is the cause of the problem. The problem is not caused by the Maximo Mobile product.
Resolving the problem
This is a problem caused by a class from an android jar and is not possible to fix it by the Maximo Mobile side.