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DISCARD or DELETE in GDC string translates to msgObj.setDiscard()

  • Article Type: Known Issue
  • Product: Voyager
  • Product Version: 8.0.0
  • Relevant for Installation Type: Dedicated-Direct; Direct; Local; Total Care

Symptoms

"DISCARD" or "DELETE" are translated as "msgObj.setDiscard();" "msgObj.setDelete();when added into the new record

Defect Status

Issue VYG-6721 is currently in development.

Replication Steps

1. Create a record set of bibs or MFHDS
2. Create a Data Change rule set with a rule adding a new MARC subfield, adding a text string including "DISCARD" into the new subfield
3. Run a Preview with this criteria; note the translation of "DISCARD"
4. Run a data change preview job; examine the results file; note the translation of "DISCARD" as "msgObj.setDiscard();"

Workaround

Use a string that avoids using words that can be translated into functions.

Category: Global data change (GDC)