FIX: Can't save a business rule when the condition and action refer to different parent entities in SQL Server 2016 Master Data Services

Applies to: SQL Server 2016 DeveloperSQL Server 2016 EnterpriseSQL Server 2016 Enterprise Core

Symptoms


Assume that you create a business rule in SQL Server 2016 Master Data Services (MDS). If you set a condition to refer to a parent entity, and you set an action to refer to another parent entity, you can't save or publish the business rule.

Resolution


The fix for this issue is included in the following cumulative updates for SQL Server:


Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References


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