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JR54729: YOU CANNOT CREATE AN INPUT VARIABLE ON AN IMPLEMENTATION IN PROCESS DESIGNER

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When you use IBM Process Designer and edit an implementation,
    you cannot add an input variable, only an output variable. You
    can click the Input button, but you cannot enter any details.
    
    In the ae.log file, you see the following ClassCastException:
    
    org.eclipse.core.commands.ExecutionException: While executing
    the operation, an exception occurred at
    org.eclipse.core.commands.operations.DefaultOperationHistory.exe
    cute(DefaultOperationHistory.java:519) at
    com.lombardisoftware.client.ae.widgets.TWAbstractEditor.performO
    peration (TWAbstractEditor.java:351)
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.client.ae.widgets.TWAbstractEditor.performO
    peration (TWAbstractEditor.java:374)
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.client.ae.forms.externalactivity.ExternalAc
    tivityEditor.addRemoveParameter(ExternalActivityEditor.java:214)
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.client.ae.forms.externalactivity.ExternalAc
    tivityEditor$11.widgetSelected(ExternalActivityEditor.java:366)
    at
    org.eclipse.swt.widgets.TypedListener.handleEvent(TypedListener.
    java:234)
    at
    org.eclipse.swt.widgets.EventTable.sendEvent(EventTable.java:84)
    at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Widget.java:1053)
    at
    org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.runDeferredEvents(Display.java:4
    066)
    at
    org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.readAndDispatch(Display.java:365
    7)
    at
    org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.runEventLoop(Workbench.java:26
    29)
    at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.runUI(Workbench.java:2593)
    at
    org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.access$4(Workbench.java:2427)
    at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench$7.run(Workbench.java:670)
    at
    org.eclipse.core.databinding.observable.Realm.runWithDefault(Rea
    lm.java:332)
    at
    org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.createAndRunWorkbench(Workbenc
    h.java:663)
    at
    org.eclipse.ui.PlatformUI.createAndRunWorkbench(PlatformUI.java:
    149)
    at
    teamworks.ae.product.TWApplication.start(TWApplication.java:64)
    at
    org.eclipse.equinox.internal.app.EclipseAppHandle.run(EclipseApp
    Handle.java:196)
    at
    org.eclipse.core.runtime.internal.adaptor.EclipseAppLauncher.run
    Application(EclipseAppLauncher.java:110)
    at
    org.eclipse.core.runtime.internal.adaptor.EclipseAppLauncher.sta
    rt(EclipseAppLauncher.java:79)
    at
    org.eclipse.core.runtime.adaptor.EclipseStarter.run(EclipseStart
    er.java:369)
    at
    org.eclipse.core.runtime.adaptor.EclipseStarter.run(EclipseStart
    er.java:179)
    at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
    at
    sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessor
    Impl.java:60)
    at
    sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethod
    AccessorImpl.java:37)
    at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:611)
    at
    org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.invokeFramework(Main.java:619)
    at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.basicRun(Main.java:574)
    at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.run(Main.java:1407)
    at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.main(Main.java:1383)
    
    Caused by: java.lang.ClassCastException:
    com.lombardisoftware.client.persistence.ExternalActivityParamete
    r
    incompatible with
    com.lombardisoftware.client.delegate.common.Sequence
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.core.SequenceComparator.getNextSequenceNumb
    er(SequenceComparator.java:44)
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.client.ae.forms.externalactivity.AddRemoveP
    arameterOperation.getObjectForAdd(AddRemoveParameterOperation.ja
    va:98)
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.client.ae.forms.externalactivity.AddRemoveP
    arameterOperation.getObjectForAdd(AddRemoveParameterOperation.ja
    va:19)
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.client.ae.forms.externalactivity.AddRemoveO
    peration.execute(AddRemoveOperation.java:53)
    at
    org.eclipse.core.commands.operations.DefaultOperationHistory.exe
    cute(DefaultOperationHistory.java:511)
    
    PRODUCTS AFFECTED
    IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) Advanced
    IBM BPM Standard
    IBM BPM Express
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • No additional information is available.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix will be incorporated into an IBM BPM V8.5.6.0 cumulative
    fix that allows you to add an input variable on an
    implementation.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR54729

  • Reported component name

    BPM STANDARD

  • Reported component ID

    5725C9500

  • Reported release

    856

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-11-12

  • Closed date

    2016-01-19

  • Last modified date

    2016-01-19

  • 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

    BPM STANDARD

  • Fixed component ID

    5725C9500

Applicable component levels

  • R856 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
19 January 2016