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JR45723: CMVC 226927 - ALLOW SEARCH RULES TO USE AMPERSAND CHARACTER

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The search fails if it triggers a search rule action that has an
    ampersand character (&) in the Value column of the "Add or
    Replace Search Criteria" and "Change Search Result Order"
    actions.
    
     When the search fails for this reason, the trace file contains
    the following error:
    
     org.apache.solr.common.SolrException log
    org.apache.solr.common.SolrException:
    org.apache.lucene.queryParser.ParseException: Cannot parse
    '<query>': Lexical error at line X, column Y.  Encountered:
    <EOF> after : "<query parameter value>)"
    
     CWXFS2010E: Failed to execute the search expression: Bad
    Request
    

Local fix

  • N/A
    

Problem summary

  • USERS AFFECTED:
     WebSphere Commerce users who use search rules on Version 7
    
     PROBLEM ABSTRACT:
     In a search rule action, if the ampersand character (&) is used
    in the Value column, the search fails in the storefront.
    
     BUSINESS IMPACT:
     Shoppers are unable to perform searches.
    
     RECOMMENDATION:
    

Problem conclusion

  • The APAR allows the use of the ampersand character in the Value
    column of a search rule.
     -------------------------------------------------------------
     The latest available maintenance information can be obtained
    from the Recommended Fixes for WebSphere Commerce technote:
     http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=3046&uid=swg21261296
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR45723

  • Reported component name

    WC BUS EDITION

  • Reported component ID

    5724I3800

  • Reported release

    700

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-02-12

  • Closed date

    2013-08-02

  • Last modified date

    2013-08-02

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

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    WC BUS EDITION

  • Fixed component ID

    5724I3800

Applicable component levels

  • R700 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
02 August 2013