PeopleSoft Interview Questions – Application Engine.
1) There are different types of variables in the Application Engine people code?Local variable – these are available for the duration of the program in which they aredeclared.Global / Component – These variables are available while the Application Engine program is running. They are saved at commits and checkpoints,So they can be used for restarts. Component variables are same as Global incase of theAE.2) What are the
Different ways pass data between the steps
State records – One row can be passed and can have many state records.2)
Component/Global People code variables3)
Temporary records – Multiple rows of data can be passed.3) What is Prerequisite for the State record?1)
Should be either Derived work record Or SQL Table.2)
Name of the record must end in AET; this is how the system identifies the recordas a state record.3)
PROCESS_INSTANCE must be a key.4)
Any data types except character or numeric must not be required fields.Note: - No People code fires on an Application Engine state record.No Validation of translate values or Prompt tables are done.