OBIEE 11g: "Listen To the Master-Detail Events" Does not Work for Table View and Pivot View if they Are from Different Analyses

(Doc ID 1470222.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In OBIEE, you have a table with a column set as master detail in order to drill from its values in other views. You add a pivot table with the column in question in the Pivot Table Prompt section.  In the pivot view properties, check the option "Listen to Master-Detail Events" and set Event Channels to the same channel as the table view.  Similarly you add a chart.  When you select a value of the master detail column in the table, all the other views change accordingly:


Create a second table view.  This includes the master detail column as before.  Create a new dashboard containing the above pivot and chart views plus the new table view.  If you select a value of the column in this table, the chart changes accordingly, but the pivot view does not:


This works properly in and BP2.


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