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When you have a rule set in Microsoft BizTalk Server that uses the same condition two times, one time with a NOT operator and one time without, your rule set may not be evaluated correctly. For example, you have the following rule set configured:
Because the condition "Field A Exists in XDoc" is used both with a NOT operator and without a NOT operator, the expression in both tests may evaluate the same way: either TRUE or FALSE.
Service pack informationTo resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft BizTalk Server 2004. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/888751/ )How to obtain the latest BizTalk Server 2004 service pack
Hotfix informationThe English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Note Because of file dependencies, the most recent hotfix that contains these files may also contain additional files.
Date Time Version Size File name ----------------------------------------------------------------- 10-Mar-2004 20:57 3.0.5254.0 704,512 Microsoft.ruleengine.dll
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section of this article. This problem was corrected in BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 1.
For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Article ID: 838458 - Last Review: June 1, 2006 - Revision: 2.2