Certain search criteria that use the sys_tag (such as sys_tag.=) will cause an exception.

Steps to Reproduce


  1. Activate the record watcher amb demo plugin.
  2. Navigate to
  3. Add either sys_tag.= or sys_tag.=<sys_id> (replacing the sys_id with a sys_id) and change the table to incident.
  4. Change an incident.
  5. There is no update on the page.
  6. There is a stack trace that looks something like:
    at com.glide.record_watcher.async.SerializedElement.<init>(
    at com.glide.record_watcher.RecordWatcherService.deserialize(
    at com.glide.record_watcher.RecordWatcherService.enqueue(


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Related Problem: PRB1242184

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Fixed In

Kingston Patch 8

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Last Updated:2019-05-21 11:40:47