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RS03938: PASTE SPECIAL IN A DECISION TABLE USING RULE DESIGNER DOES NOT PASTE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When using paste special to copy multiple rows from an Excel
    document to a decision table in Rule Designer, the paste
    operation does not work and the following exception message is
    displayed in the Rule Designer Console:
    
    Exception in thread "AWT-EventQueue-0"
    java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: com.ibm.icu.text.DateFormat
     
          at ilog.rules.dt.model.provider.parsing.IlrDTParserHelper
    .<clinit>(IlrDTParserHelper.java:57)
     
          at ilog.rules.dt.model.helper.IlrDTDataProviderHelper.cre
    ateExpression(IlrDTDataProviderHelper.java:519)
     
          at ilog.rules.dt.model.provider.IlrDTDataProviderCSV.past
    ePartitionItem(IlrDTDataProviderCSV.java:284)
     
          at ilog.rules.dt.model.helper.IlrDTDataProviderHelper.pas
    tePartitionItem(IlrDTDataProviderHelper.java:213)
     
          at ilog.rules.dt.model.helper.IlrDTDataProviderHelper.ins
    ert(IlrDTDataProviderHelper.java:307)
     
          at ilog.rules.dt.model.helper.IlrDTDataProviderHelper.ins
    ert(IlrDTDataProviderHelper.java:280)
     
          at ilog.rules.dt.copy.IlrDTCopyManager.paste(IlrDTCopyMan
    ager.java:338)
     
          at ilog.rules.dt.copy.IlrDTCopyManager.doPasteSpecial(Ilr
    DTCopyManager.java:287)
     
          at ilog.rules.dtable.ui.dialog.IlrDTPasteDialog.apply(Ilr
    DTPasteDialog.java:160)
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users editing decision tables in Rule Designer.              *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * When using paste special to copy multiple rows from an Excel *
    * document to a decision table in Rule Designer, the paste     *
    * operation does not work and the following exception message  *
    * is                                                           *
    * displayed in the Rule Designer Console:                      *
    *                                                              *
    * Exception in thread "AWT-EventQueue-0"                       *
    * java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: com.ibm.icu.text.DateFormat  *
    *                                                              *
    *       at                                                     *
    * ilog.rules.dt.model.provider.parsing.IlrDTParserHelper       *
    * .<clinit>(IlrDTParserHelper.java:57)                         *
    *                                                              *
    *       at                                                     *
    * ilog.rules.dt.model.helper.IlrDTDataProviderHelper.cre       *
    * ateExpression(IlrDTDataProviderHelper.java:519)              *
    *                                                              *
    *       at                                                     *
    * ilog.rules.dt.model.provider.IlrDTDataProviderCSV.past       *
    * ePartitionItem(IlrDTDataProviderCSV.java:284)                *
    *                                                              *
    *       at                                                     *
    * ilog.rules.dt.model.helper.IlrDTDataProviderHelper.pas       *
    * tePartitionItem(IlrDTDataProviderHelper.java:213)            *
    *                                                              *
    *       at                                                     *
    * ilog.rules.dt.model.helper.IlrDTDataProviderHelper.ins       *
    * ert(IlrDTDataProviderHelper.java:307)                        *
    *                                                              *
    *       at                                                     *
    * ilog.rules.dt.model.helper.IlrDTDataProviderHelper.ins       *
    * ert(IlrDTDataProviderHelper.java:280)                        *
    *                                                              *
    *       at                                                     *
    * ilog.rules.dt.copy.IlrDTCopyManager.paste(IlrDTCopyMan       *
    * ager.java:338)                                               *
    *                                                              *
    *       at                                                     *
    * ilog.rules.dt.copy.IlrDTCopyManager.doPasteSpecial(Ilr       *
    * DTCopyManager.java:287)                                      *
    *                                                              *
    *       at                                                     *
    * ilog.rules.dtable.ui.dialog.IlrDTPasteDialog.apply(Ilr       *
    * DTPasteDialog.java:160)                                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • The paste action now succeeds.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    RS03938

  • Reported component name

    WDS FOR RULES

  • Reported component ID

    5725B6903

  • Reported release

    8B0

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2022-06-27

  • Closed date

    2022-08-31

  • Last modified date

    2022-08-31

  • 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

    WDS FOR RULES

  • Fixed component ID

    5725B6903

Applicable component levels

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU059","label":"IBM Software w\/o TPS"},"Product":{"code":"SSQP76","label":"IBM Decision Server"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"8B0","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB45","label":"Automation"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
01 September 2022