OBIEE 11g - "Failed to apply Repository information" When Configuring a Shared Repository (RPD) for a Clustered Installation

(Doc ID 2057900.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 24, 2015

Applies to:

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


You attempt to share a repository (RPD) , and receive the following error when you try to apply the changes:

"Failed to apply Repository information".

In the emoms.trc, there is error as:

2015-09-15 09:27:50,777 [[ACTIVE] ExecuteThread: '26' for queue: 'weblogic.kernel.Default (self-tuning)'] WARN  bi.RepositoryView logp.251 - [EM-02685] Failed to apply Repository settings for BI Instance. Failed to set attribute: RepositorySharedLocation = /deploy/reports/repository for bean: oracle.biee.admin:type=BIDomain.BIInstance.ServerConfiguration,biInstance=coreapplication,group=Service
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
Caused by: Cannot set Repository publishing location; dir is not empty: /deploy/reports/repository
at weblogic.rmi.internal.ServerRequest.sendReceive(
at weblogic.rmi.internal.BasicRemoteRef.invoke(
at Source)
at weblogic.servlet.internal.FilterChainImpl.doFilter(
at weblogic.servlet.internal.WebAppServletContext$ServletInvocationAction.wrapRun(


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