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REST call returns deleted data in data model


Greg Sturtz (111) | asked Jun 17 '15, 11:00 a.m.
I have a Data model which includes a REST call for resource assignments.  When queried, it returns assignements that are no longer current and have been deleted.  Why is this happening and how might it be corrected.

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Francesco Chiossi (5.7k1719) | answered Jun 17 '15, 11:20 a.m.
Hello Greg,

I assume this is a custom data model you built using a custom xdc file to query a REST resource.

It's difficult to provide a meaningful answer without more details, however a few thing that could be related are:
  • check if there is a field returned by the REST API indicating if the element is deleted or archived.
  • filter the call to not show archived elements.
  • use a modified since clause, if supported by the REST source, to filter out old data.

Best Regards,

Francesco Chiossi


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Greg Sturtz commented Jun 18 '15, 7:30 a.m.

Your explanation makes sense.  I plan to work with the person who formed the xdc file to confirm your suspicions.

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