OBIEE 11g - Export to PDF of an Analysis with a BLOB fails with "Sax parser returned an exception. Expected an attribute value. " and "Error Code: UH6MBRBC" (Doc ID 2000685.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 30, 2015

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.140114 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

An Analysis contains a Table view that sources a JPEG image which is stored as a BLOB in the back-end database table, and the photo displays / renders fine in the report.

On exporting the Analysis to PDF (for example, Answers > Results tab > Export this Analysis - PDF), the following error is thrown:

     Sax parser returned an exception. Message: Expected an attribute value, Entity publicId: , Entity systemId: , Line number: 68, Column number: 561
     Error Details
           Error Codes: UH6MBRBC
     Location: saw.subsystem.go.getxslfo, saw.subsystem.portal.pdf, saw.httpserver.processrequest, saw.rpc.server.responder, ...

An additional error is also observed in the jh.log and sawlog#.log files, as below:

     oracle.xdo.XDOSAXException: org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: <Line 69, Column 562>: XML-20125: (Fatal Error) Attribute value should start with quote.
     at oracle.xdo.template.fo.FOProcessingEngine.process(FOProcessingEngine.java:422)
     ...
     Caused by: org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: <Line 69, Column 562>: XML-20125: (Fatal Error) Attribute value should start with quote.
     at oracle.xml.parser.v2.XMLError.flushErrorHandler(XMLError.java:422)
     ...

Cause

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