OBIEE 11g - How To Use the XML File For Searching For And Replacing Text Strings with Special Characters (Doc ID 1991767.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 23, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

 You are trying to search and replace a text string using the catalog manager's Import from file feature but after creating the xml file per with the oldValue and newValue no items in the catalog have been updated.  

 Example:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<actions>
<action command="textReplace" oldValue="SUM(&quot;Base Facts&quot;.&quot;Revenue&quot;)" newValue="&quot;Base Facts&quot;.&quot;Revenue&quot;" ignoreCase="true"/>
</actions>

Solution

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms