Error "1202505 Cannot lock/unlock external functions registry" Maxl Error With User Defined Function

(Doc ID 1324581.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion Essbase - Version: 11.1.1.3.00 and later   [Release: 11.1 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Getting error "1202505 Cannot lock/unlock external functions registry" when registering any UDF (User Defined Function) in Maxl, either when launching Maxl from the Essbase Administration Services (EAS) Console or from essmsh.exe.

Cause

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