Inconsistency between behavior of AWI and Java UI for custom attributes

Document ID : KB000084979
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Error Message :
U00003706 Variable 'VARA.CA.CERTIFICATION' is not Share!

In UC_CUSTOM_ATTRIBUTES (client 0) the name of a VARA (e.g. VARA.CA.CERTIFICATION) is stored, VARA.CA.CERTIFICATION is created in client 0 and filled accordingly and set to "Not sharable":

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Create a job in some other client and try to select this as user defined metadata. In the Java User Interface (UI), you receive an error:

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In the Automic Web Interface (AWI) it can be selected:

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The behavior between Java UI and AWI is inconsistent. The Java UI behaves correctly.  

Environment:
OS Version: N/A
Cause:
Cause type:
Defect
Root Cause: Variables defined as non-shareable in client 0 can be displayed in other clients.
Resolution:
Update to a fix version listed below or a newer version if available where if a variable is defined as non-shareable in client 0, it is not available for selection in any other client.

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Automic Web Interface 12.1.0 - Available
Automic Web Interface 12.0.2 - Available
Enterprise Control Center 11.2.5 - Available
Additional Information:
Workaround :
N/A