Junk characters are appended in the Rest step URL

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Article ID: 6270

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Products

CA Application Test Service Virtualization CA Continuous Application Insight (PathFinder) CA Service Virtualization (DevTest / LISA / VSE / Application Test)

Issue/Introduction

Steps to reproduce:

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(11)    Create a REST GET step and enter in the URL to invoke the REST service.

 

(22)    Save the step, close it and then open it back up. It changes the URL and appends the query parameters with {{|} 

Cause

Known issue in the product - Defect DE227118

Environment

DevTest 9.5.1

Resolution

Please contact CA Support for a patch for this issue and for stops to apply the patch. Please refer to the defect ID DE227118 when you contact CA Support.

Additional Information

The patch must be applied on Workstation.

User needs to re-enter the URL first or re-create the step. Previous tests, created after 9.5.1 GA could be left with those junk characters if not modified as described in a work-around.

 

This issue is fixed in DevTest 10.0