Static Dependent Lookup Values Shows Up Blank - DE56850

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Article ID: 196628

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Products

Clarity PPM On Premise Clarity PPM SaaS

Issue/Introduction

Static dependent lookup values can be saved with a white space, which leads to it not being displayed in UI object properties

Example of impacted lookups: Investment Type / Investment Stage

STEPS TO REPRODUCE:

  1. Go to Administration - Lookups
  2. Create a new Static Dependent Lookup
  3. Go to values
  4. Create values a,b,c,d normally
  5. Now create the value e with a white space before e ' e'
  6. Save, Note it saves successfully and displays without space
  7. Now create an attribute on Project object with this lookup and add it to the views
  8. Open a project and pick value a, save
  9. Note it saves correctly
  10. Now pick value 'e' and Save

Expected Results: Value to save correctly as the white space should NOT be saved in the database

Actual Results: Value is saved as ' e' on database level and displays as blank in UI

Environment

Release : 15.7.1, 15.8.1

Component : CA PPM STUDIO

Resolution

DE56850 fixed in Clarity 15.9.1

Workaround: Update the value to remove the blank space via database update or XOG update and flush the caches