MDVA-39229: Error after updating Catalog rule Staging update start time

Last update: 2023-08-21
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The MDVA-39229 patch fixes the issue where users get an error after updating the start time of the Catalog rule Staging update. This patch is available when the Quality Patches Tool (QPT) 1.1.5 is installed. The patch ID is MDVA-39229. Please note that the issue is scheduled to be fixed in Adobe Commerce 2.4.4.

Affected products and versions

The patch is created for Adobe Commerce version:

Adobe Commerce (all deployment methods) 2.3.4-p2

Compatible with Adobe Commerce versions:

Adobe Commerce (all deployment methods) 2.4.2 - 2.4.3-p1


The patch might become applicable to other versions with new Quality Patches Tool releases. To check if the patch is compatible with your Adobe Commerce version, update the magento/quality-patches package to the latest version and check the compatibility on the Quality Patches Tool: Search for patches page. Use the patch ID as a search keyword to locate the patch.


Users get an error after updating the start time of the Catalog rule Staging update.

Steps to reproduce:

  1. Create a Catalog Price rule.

  2. Create and execute any Staging update.

  3. Run the query and verify that the Staging flag was created.

    select * from flag;

  4. Create a new Staging update to start after five minutes.

  5. Open Content > Staging > Dashboard > New Update and delay the start time by one minute.

  6. Wait for six minutes.

  7. Run cron.

Expected results:

The update start time is changed, and the update is applied. The old update is deleted from the staging_update table.

Actual results:

Users get the following error:

report.ERROR: Cron Job staging_synchronize_entities_period has an error: The active update can’t be deleted.

Apply the patch

To apply individual patches, use the following links depending on your deployment method:

To learn more about Quality Patches Tool, refer to:

For info about other patches available in QPT, refer to the Patches available in QPT section.

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