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ValidateItem flag behavior same as PROD items even for PS/DS service item types
For a business requirement, don't want to have a defined PS item in OMS but still want to proceed with order creation and fulfillment.
To achieve this, tried using a flag given by Product called ValidateItem as N at OrderLine level during order creation process which is -
ValidateItem as per definition:
"Indicates if item needs to be validated against catalog. It overrides configuration rule for validating the item if passed non-blank. When set to "N", this order line will not be considered for min/max ordered quantity validation. Must be set to Y to apply entitlement logic."
But, it did not work as expected. It gave error as "YFS10437: Item(Item Id and UOM) does not exist"
while using Item-UOM which is not defined under Product Services/Delivery Services in Application Manager->Catalog Management-> PS.
As per Java docs the error YFS10437 occurs "If item needs to be validated (based on process type attribute or if ItemGroupCode is PS or DS) then it need to be defined in YFS_ITEM, or be accessible through the getItemDetails user exit."
Can you enable ValidateItem flag for PS/DS items as well?
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How will this idea be used?
This will enable the client to not to have dependency on Sterling to have PS item set up present to use the services since different countries may have different type of services and their unit of measure which makes it must to have them in Sterling. This will give liberty to use a service ItemID with different unit of measure as well based on market terms.
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