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  1. Abstract
  2. Informatica Installation
  3. Informatica Upgrade
  4. Informatica Closed Enhancements
  5. Informatica Fixed Limitations
  6. Informatica Known Limitations
  7. Informatica Third-Party Limitations
  8. Informatica Global Customer Support

Metadata Manager Fixed Limitations

Metadata Manager Fixed Limitations

Review the Release Notes of previous releases for information about previous fixed limitations.
The following table describes fixed limitations:
CR
Description
438133
Upgrading a 9.6.1 HotFix 2 Cloudera Navigator resource fails with the following error when the Metadata Manager repository database type is Oracle:
[informatica][Oracle JDBC Driver][Oracle]ORA-01452: cannot CREATE UNIQUE INDEX; duplicate keys found
435223
Linking for a PowerCenter resource that was upgraded from 9.6.1 HotFix 1 fails with the following error when the Metadata Manager repository database type is IBM DB2 9.7:
[informatica][DB2 JDBC Driver][DB2]No function or procedure was found with the specified name (RTRIM) and compatible arguments.
434659
Loading a Microsoft Analysis and Reporting Services resource sometimes fails with the following error:
ERROR MimbUtil - Could not load import model: '/<name>'. Server error: '[MIRSDK_F0006] Illegal Argument: The Classifier already contains a Feature with this name'
434142
Loading a Teradata resource that contains multiple Teradata databases might not complete or might fail with an out of memory exception.
433695
Metadata Manager does not display data lineage links between a macro and a table when the table is used in an INSERT or DELETE clause inside the macro definition.
432717, 423638
Loading an Informatica Platform resource fails with the following error:
Property expression defined on a multi-valued reference:{characteristics[@imf.type='com.informatica.metadata.common.runtime.RuntimeCharacteristic']@selectedExecutionEnvironmentName}
431501
Metadata Manager does not display data lineage links for a PowerCenter Source Qualifier transformation that contains a multilevel SQL query when the subquery uses an alias name.
431083
Cloudera Navigator resources consume a large amount of disk space memory when the Metadata Manager Service runs on Linux.
430874
Metadata Manager might not display data lineage links between an Oracle source and a PowerCenter Source Qualifier transformation when the source qualifier query contains a WITH clause.
430440
Metadata Manager does not display data lineage links between Sybase views and the corresponding tables when the views contain multiple subqueries.
430436
Metadata Manager might not display data lineage links between Oracle view columns and table columns even though it displays data lineage links between the view and the table.
430310
Metadata Manager does not display all data lineage links between a PowerCenter Lookup transformation and the source table when you override the Lookup table name with a parameter.
429632
Metadata Manager does not display data lineage links between an Oracle source and a PowerCenter Source Qualifier transformation when the Source Qualifier transformation contains a parameterized SQL query override.
425940
Rule-based linking between a PowerCenter resource and a Netezza resource fails with the following error:
[Stitch] ERROR PostLoadTaskRunner - Could not perform post load task : StitcherTaskHandler for resource <name>
425324
When the Metadata Manager repository database type is IBM DB2 9.7 or 10.5, enabling the Metadata Manager Service fails with the following error:
[PERSISTENCEAPI_0307] [PERSISTENCECOMMON_0001] Internal error. The request processing failed. This was caused by [informatica][DB2 JDBC Driver][DB2]CURSOR C024 NOT IN PREPARED STATE
425272
When you run the mmRepoCmd restoreRepository command and specify a commit interval that is not valid, then rerun the command without specifying a commit interval, the bad commit interval is retained.
425050
Metadata Manager truncates Teradata table names to 30 characters.
424442
When you run rmu or rcfmu to migrate Sybase PowerDesigner resources from Metadata Manager 9.5.x to 9.6.1 HotFix 3, migration fails.
424356
Metadata Manager does not display data lineage links between a table and a view when the FROM clause in the view definition contains two successive periods (
..
).
423831
The
View Reports
button does not always open the correct URL for the JasperReports Server.
423657
Metadata Manager sometimes displays a cached data lineage diagram after you run linking, even if you refresh the diagram or log out and log in to Metadata Manager again.
423600, 423099
Metadata Manager does not display data lineage links between a Microsoft SQL Server view column and the corresponding table column when the view column definition contains square brackets.
422276
Loading a Cloudera Navigator resource might not complete after Metadata Manager extracts the JSON files.
421865
If you try to load a PowerCenter resource that is linked to a Teradata resource while linking for the Teradata resource is in progress, the status of the PowerCenter load remains as "Load request in queue." Linking for the Teradata resource never completes.
421763
When you run data lineage on an object with a name that exceeds 255 characters, and you export the data lineage diagram to a Microsoft Excel file, you cannot open the export file because the file name is too long.
421175, 414673
Linking a Teradata resource to a custom resource never completes when the Metadata Manager Service runs on Solaris.
421159
After you apply EBF412321, the Metadata Manager Service stops unexpectedly when you run the mmcmd updateResource command.
420423
When you load a custom resource on Solaris, the load process stops responding during the CSV to IME transformer step.
420254
Metadata Manager does not display data lineage links between an Oracle table in one schema and a view or stored procedure in a different schema within the same resource.
418760
The mm.log file does not list the business glossary custom attributes that were not loaded because the attributes contain special characters.
418383
When you run data lineage analysis on a Cognos report, Metadata Manager does not display data lineage links between the data items in the report and the corresponding data items in the upstream report query.
418273
Users with Load Resource privilege cannot load business glossary resources.
416715, 413545
Linking for custom resources can take a long time when there is a very large volume of metadata to be linked.
415739
Loading a custom resource fails when the load generates hundreds of thousands of errors. The mm.log file displays the following error:
Could not roll back Hibernate transaction; nested exception is org.hibernate.TransactionException: JDBC rollback failed
413823
When you view a Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services resource that contains a data flow with an Oracle source that contains functions, Metadata Manager displays the function names as source columns.
413348
When the error log level for some transformations in the metadata load directory is set to verbose, the Metadata Manager Service creates very large session logs.
410857
When you run Metadata Manager on AIX, you cannot export or import models or resource configurations that include rule sets.
410483
Asset linking for business glossary resources does not work when the Metadata Manager repository is a case-sensitive Microsoft SQL Server database.
409831
Loading Cloudera Navigator resources that contain tens of thousands of entities can take several hours.
409830
Users with read permission on a business glossary resource can use the Object Relationships Wizard to create links between the glossary terms and metadata catalog objects.
408189
Metadata Manager cannot parse an SQL query override in a PowerCenter Source Qualifier transformation when the query contains comments that start with multiple hyphens.
405751
Purging a Business Glossary resource that was synchronized with the Analyst tool does not remove the links from the IMC_PROPERTIES table. Therefore, the related catalog objects are not removed from the Analyst tool. If you reload the Business Glossary resource, the log files contain "Link already exists" errors.
402424
When create links for a PowerCenter resource that contains a source, target, or Lookup transformation with an SQL query override, the Missing Links report lists incorrect, additional entries.
400969
Metadata Manager does not display data lineage links between Microsoft Analysis and Reporting Services named queries and the corresponding database tables.
400308
Related catalog objects for Oracle stored procedures sometimes do not list the related Oracle tables and synonyms.
398816
When you view the impact summary for a PowerCenter mapplet instance, the impact summary lists all of the mappings that include the mapplet instead of the mappings that contain the mapplet instance.
397474
Metadata Manager does not display data lineage links between Teradata views and the corresponding tables when the view definitions contain comments that start with multiple hyphens.
397388
Metadata Manager does not display data lineage links between Teradata views and the corresponding tables when the view definitions contain an asterisk (
*
) in the SELECT statement.
396717
Loading a Business Glossary resource fails when a category name contains more than 255 characters.
395761
Metadata Manager does not display data lineage links between PowerCenter Source Qualifier transformations and Netezza source tables when the table owner name in the PowerCenter session properties is set to the database name followed by a period.
390331
When you export a class in a custom resource and the model uses a custom date format, the date in the PDF export file does not match the date in the metadata source files.
390252
If the security protocol for the Metadata Manager application is HTTPS and you access Metadata Manager through Internet Explorer 9 or 10, the
Permissions
tab is blank.
390249
If the security protocol for the Metadata Manager application is HTTPS and you access Metadata Manager through Internet Explorer 9 or 10, Metadata Manager displays the following error when you try to set permissions for an object from the metadata catalog:
Cannot find undefined in the catalog.
389163
Metadata Manager might not finish generating a very large, complex data lineage diagram. The mm.log file displays the following error:
Lineage cache [id = 1] not alive. The user session may have expired..skipping caching of chart uid: <ID>
388844
Metadata Manager can take more than 30 minutes to generate the lineage graph for a very large, complex data lineage diagram.
386595
Oracle resource loads might not start at the time specified in the attached schedule. The service log displays the following error:
ERROR AcquisitionServiceImpl - Could not request metadata load for resource : <name>.UserProfileNotFoundException
386552
When you create links for a PowerCenter resource, the Expected Schema column in the Missing Links Report sometimes displays the table name instead of the schema name.
385600
When you create links for a PowerCenter resource that contains a Source Qualifier transformation with an ORDER BY clause in the SQL query, the Missing Links report lists incorrect, additional entries.


Updated October 25, 2018