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Chris Malek is a PeopleTools® Technical Consultant with two decades of experience working on PeopleSoft enterprise software projects. He is available for consulting engagements.

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Integration Broker Debugging Techniques

Enabled Tracing

PeopleSoft developers often need to turn on “tracing” which can be invaluable to see what is happening behind the scenes. In your PeopleCode handler code you can programmatically turn on tracing using something like the follow PeopleCode.

/* change based on your tracing preferences */

SetTraceSQL(3);
/* change based on your tracing preferences */
SetTracePC(4044);

The confusing thing when turning on tracing using the method above is where the trace actually goes. Generally, the trace actually gets embedded to the application server log file.