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JR50727: DefaultCouponManager always sets errorCodeMajor to -1500

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The errorCodeMajor -1500
    (PromotionErrorReport.ERR_MAJ_COUPON_EXPIRED) is set whenever a
    coupon has expired or has not been activated yet.
     If the coupon has not been activated yet (because it has not
    reached the effective date), the errorCodeMajor should be set to
    -1600 (PromotionErrorReport.ERR_MAJ_COUPON_NOT_YET_ACTIVE).
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • USERS AFFECTED:
     WebSphere Commerce v7 users who try using coupons that have not
    yet reached their activation date
    
     PROBLEM ABSTRACT:
     DefaultCouponManager always sets errorCodeMajor to -1500
    
     BUSINESS IMPACT:
     Incorrect message is shown to the end user
    
     RECOMMENDATION:
    

Problem conclusion

  • The code has been update to show the error message for
    ERR_MAJ_COUPON_NOT_YET_ACTIVE in the case where a coupon will be
     active at a future date
     -------------------------------------------------------------
     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

    JR50727

  • 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

    2014-07-09

  • Closed date

    2014-09-02

  • Last modified date

    2014-09-02

  • 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:
12 December 2021