OBIEE 11g: Error: "Null file contents encountered. Please cancel and try again." When Using MapViewer with a RAC Database (Doc ID 1412723.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 21, 2014

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.5.0 [1308] and later
Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.5.0 [1308] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 03-Oct-2013***

Symptoms

You get the following error when configuring MapViewer under http://server.domain:port/mapviewer -> Configuration, after clicking the Save/Save & Restart button:

    


If you add the data source manually to the mapViewerConfig.xml file and restart the instance, you are still not able to see it in Analytics and in MapViewer configuration.

Cause

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