CSV LookUp Plug-in fails with blank values in the CSV file.

Article:TECH171097  |  Created: 2011-10-05  |  Updated: 2011-10-05  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH171097
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Technical Solution

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Issue



CSV LookUp Plug-in fails when your CSV file contains blank or empty values in the last column of the row.


Cause



The CSV file contains a blank value in the last column of at least one row.


Solution



The CSV file cannot contain blank values at the end of any column row.

Should any row contain a blank value in the last column of the CSV LookUp Plug-in it will fail as a value is expected.

The CSV file can contain blank values in the middle columns as long as that column is not defined as containing a key value.

So the solution is to ensure the last column of each row contains either a valid value or a space or a dummy/fake value. 

See also How to configure the Csv Lookup Plugin




Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH171097


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