Deep Copy does not maintain document reference order.


When deep copying documents with child document references, the order of the child document references is not always maintained.

Have a Document A with an attribute category that is referencing other (child) documents (at least 3 documents in one document reference attribute) in a "library" project.

Deep copy the Document A to another Project B using a project/document attribute category with an accordingly configured Saved search document source.

Expand the attribute category of the deep copied Document A in Project B and check the order of the document rows representing the child documents of Document A.

You will see that (often) the order is not maintained.

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Applies to

 WebCenter 20.0



Last revised 
Case Number WCR-43943

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