wrong link to PDF and drawing files in CA design documents

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wrong link to PDF and drawing files in CA design documents

Post by thomasst » Fri Mar 16, 2018 12:11 pm

Dear OPS team,
we have come across a problem in the download links returned in the inquiry-result for certain CA design documents.
The call to
http://ops.epo.org/3.2/rest-services/pu ... 0.S/images
returns the ops:inquiry-result with links
to the different document CA.169610.A which is not a design and very old.

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            <document-id document-id-type="docdb">
        <ops:document-instance system="ops.epo.org" number-of-pages="9" desc="FullDocument" 
            <ops:document-section name="BIBLIOGRAPHY" start-page="1"/>
            <ops:document-section name="CLAIMS" start-page="6"/>
            <ops:document-section name="DESCRIPTION" start-page="2"/>
            <ops:document-section name="DRAWINGS" start-page="8"/>
         <ops:document-instance system="ops.epo.org" number-of-pages="2" desc="Drawing" 
            <ops:document-section name="DRAWINGS" start-page="1"/>
At the moment I can not find any drawings for this document CA.169610.S on espacenet either. The correct response to the request should be an empty ops:document-instance tag.
Is it possible to fix this data kind code problem?

Kind regards
Thomas Stiefvater

EPO / OPS Support
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Re: wrong link to PDF and drawing files in CA design documents

Post by EPO / OPS Support » Mon Mar 19, 2018 9:51 am

Thank you for reporting this. The department in charge has already loaded proper S image file but it might take few days to be visible in OPS.

OPS support

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