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Xrefimport.Sh Fails due to invalid characters (Doc ID 1328904.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 07, 2022

Applies to:

Agile Product Lifecycle Management Integration Pack for Oracle E-Business Suite - Version 2.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


AIA 2.5
When attempting to perform XREF Import, the following error occurs.

Importing xref data from "/home/oraaia/test/tryme.xml"...
***Chosen mode in case of conflicts: "ignore" ***
Importing table "ITEM_ITEMID" !!
Time taken by import(seconds) - "0"
Xref Import started on "2011.06.05 at 05:45:11"
Importing xref data from "/home/oraaia/test/xref_item.xml"...
***Chosen mode in case of conflicts: "ignore" ***
Error occurred!! Import aborted!!
Message: "Expected name instead of :."
Cause: "null"

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
  1. Prepare the file as suggested in the Implementation Guide
  2. Run the XREF Import Tool and following error is shown


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