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  1. Abstract
  2. Installation and Upgrade
  3. 10.4.0 Fixed Limitations and Closed Enhancements
  4. 10.4.0 Known Limitations
  5. Cumulative Known Limitations
  6. Emergency Bug Fixes Merged into 10.4.0
  7. Informatica Global Customer Support

Enterprise Data Catalog Known Limitations (10.4.0)

Enterprise Data Catalog Known Limitations (10.4.0)

The following table describes known limitations that were found in 10.4.0:
Bug
Description
LDM-7676
Metadata extraction using the Standalone Scanner Utility fails for the following resources when the EnableReferenceResource property is set to True:
  • PowerCenter
  • Informatica Platform
  • Informatica Cloud Service
  • Apache Atlas
  • SQL Server Integration Services
  • Cloudera Navigator
  • Tableau
EIC-28577
You cannot run a profile and perform unique key inference at the same time when the following conditions are true:
  1. You select the Blaze engine or Spark engine to run the profile.
  2. You select the Native option to perform unique key inference.
EIC-24860
After you log in to the Enterprise Data Catalog applications as a PingFederate-enabled user for single sign-on and log out, the applications prompt you for login credentials when you attempt to log in again.
EIC-24763
Internet Explorer stops responding when you create a custom attribute and select the
Show object types in hierarchy
option from the
New Custom Attribute
dialog box.
EIC-27486
Catalog Administrator may fail to respond when the following conditions are true:
  1. You run a profile to infer column similarity on the source data object .
  2. You try to cancel the profile run.
EIC-24714
The Database Scripts resource takes more than twenty hours to extract metadata using the Standalone Scanner Utility.
EIC-24709
You can view the
Data Provisioning
tab that you use to create a data provisioning task even after you delete the Informatica Intelligent Cloud Services organization from Catalog Administrator.
EIC-24685
Sometimes, you cannot enrich the reference resources with custom attributes and business terms in Enterprise Data Catalog.
EIC-24672
The compact view displays incorrect asset count when there are repeated assets in the origins or destinations.
EIC-24623
In Enterprise Data Catalog, you cannot curate inferred data domain that contains structured and unstructured files from the Data Domain asset view.
EIC-24655
When the Hadoop Gateway hostname configured for the Informatica Cluster Service is greater than 64 characters in length, the Catalog Service fails to start with the following error:
INFO security.CertificateManager - 140182417078160:error:0D07A097:asn1 encoding routines:ASN1_mbstring_ncopy:string too long:a_mbstr.c:158:maxsize=6
4.
Workaround: The issue occurs as the tool that generates the security certificate is not able to process common names that are more than 64 characters in length. You can configure the Subject Alternative Name in the certificate with the long name or make the common name shorter to resolve the issue.
EIC-24644
The
Composite Data Domain
search filter does not appear in the
Filter By
panel. This issue occurs even after you configure a resource to enable composite data domain discovery and profiling.
EIC-24628
When you upgrade Enterprise Data Catalog from version 10.2.2 HF1 to 10.4.0, the
Run on
property in the
Metadata Load Settings
tab of a Hive resource is empty.
EIC-24622
If assets from different resources are repeated in the compact view, the view does not display all the links in the origins or destinations.
EIC-24591
After you upgrade Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog to version 10.4.0, the Catalog takes longer than usual to open the
Application Configuration
page.
EIC-24585
The Cloudera Navigator resource rescan status is not complete even after twenty hours.
EIC-24571
The compact view displays incorrect asset count if a user without the read and write permission views the lineage and impact information in the compact view.
EIC-24531
The scanners continue to be in an active state even after you stop the Catalog Service using Informatica Administrator.
Workaround: Stop the required YARN applications.
EIC-24516
Enterprise Data Catalog does not retain the property values of a custom attribute of the string type in the Catalog Administrator after you add the custom attribute in the
Application Configuration
page.
EIC-24515
After you run a profile with data domain discovery on a source data object, Enterprise Data Catalog displays the "?" character for UTF-8 characters in column names.
EIC-24505
When you create a resource for Oracle Business Intelligence version12C, the
Connection Properties
section does not display the OBIEE12C version.
Workaround: Select the
Auto Detect
option to use the OBIEE 12C version
EIC-24503
Enterprise Data Catalog does not display internal links from a view, and extract condition objects for an Erwin resource.
EIC-24383
When you upgrade a resource to version 10.4.0, Enterprise Data Catalog does not validate the resource configuration.
EIC-24290
The IBM Datastage resource scan fails with the following error due to a null pointer exception:
java.lang.StackOverflowError
Workaround: Set the
JVM Options
property value to
-Xss10m
when you configure the resource.
EIC-24242
Data provisioning task fails if a table or column contains special characters in the name.
EIC-23739
When you perform data domain discovery on the Blaze engine and the source data object has 1000 or more columns, the data domain discovery fails.
EIC-23734
When you run a column profile with data domain discovery on the Spark engine, data domain discovery may take a long time to complete if one or more columns in the resource contain unique values.
EIC-23609
The diagram view displays incorrect lineage information if a leaf node is indirectly linked to the seed asset.
EIC-23559
The Lineage and Impact sliders do not work as expected after you apply lineage filters on the diagram view.
EIC-23394
Enterprise Data Catalog does not display notifications for an Informatica Data Quality resource that is configured for
Track Data Source Changes
.
EIC-23297
The data owner, data steward and subject matter expert of a reference resource cannot certify the data elements and data objects in the resource.
EIC-23291
Data provisioning task fails if column or field assets include spaces in the name.
EIC-23286
If you create a data provisioning task for an Azure Data Lake Store Gen2 connection type using the
If Asset Exists
option, Enterprise Data Catalog replaces the data in delimited file instead of appending the data to the existing file.
EIC-23170
If you create a data provisioning task for an Oracle connection type by providing the existing asset name as the target asset name in the
Create New Asset
field. Enterprise Data Catalog appends the data to the table instead of replacing the data.
EIC-23021
You cannot view the column lineage in Enterprise Data Catalog when a flat file is used as a lookup in streaming mapping.
EIC-22520
You cannot view inferred or curated unique keys in the exported CSV file when the following conditions are true:
  1. In Catalog Administrator, you run a resource to discover unique key inference.
  2. In the Catalog, you export the results from the
    Resource Overview
    tab or
    Asset Overview
    tab to the local machine.
EIC-22381
You cannot search for assets using their synonyms in the Catalog. This issue occurs when you assign synonym values to asset names that are in camel case in the synonym definition file.
EIC-22265
Opening or saving a resource in Catalog Administrator takes more time than expected.
EIC-22069
The
Lineage and Impact
tab does not display the lineage and impact information after you drill down the seed asset to view its child assets. This issue occurs for assets in a PowerBI resource.
EIC-21732
In Catalog Administrator, when you enable the
Skip Unique Key Inference When Accepted or Documented Unique Key Exists
property on the
Unique key Inference Setting
section on the
Metadata Load Settings
tab you cannot skip tables that contain documented or accepted keys.
Workaround:
  1. In Catalog Administrator, create a resource and enable
    Source Metadata
    and
    Unique Key Inference
    properties on the
    Metadata Load Settings
    tab.
  2. Run the resource. In the first run, a table that contains documented or accepted unique key is not skipped.
  3. Run the resource multiple times to skip the table that contains documented or accepted unique key.
EIC-21462
For the Microsoft Power BI resource, duplicate asset names and paths are displayed in the
Asset Lineage Summary
tab in Enterprise Data Catalog.
EIC-20901
Detailed lineage fails to open when the lineage includes more than 50,000 assets.
EIC-20747
When you run a profile on views created in Google BigQuery that use standard SQL queries instead of legacy SQL queries, the profile run fails.
EIC-18905
The Catalog Service fails to start if Erasure Coding is enabled for the service cluster name directory in HDFS for an existing cluster.
EIC-15862
The Catalog Service fails to start on an embedded cluster if an incorrect Java version is installed on the node where the Catalog Service runs.
Workaround: Make sure that the Java version installed on the node is supported by Enterprise Data Catalog.