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OBIEE 11g Write Back Error, Could not find privilege (Doc ID 2075391.1)

Last updated on MARCH 07, 2018

Applies to:

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


When attempting to use the Write Back feature after enabling it, the following error occurs.

An error occurred while writing to the server. Please check to make sure you have entered appropriate values. If the problem persists, contact your system administrator.

Sawlog.log shows:


[2015-08-10T12:08:14.000-05:00] [OBIPS] [ERROR:31] [] [saw.views.evc.activate] [ecid: d2abca0490de889f:-4bcac42d:14b9ab415e6:-8000-0000000000918308,0:1] [tid: 1889883904] Could not find privilege: [[



The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Enable Write Back through custom messages xml file.
2. Create an analysis for Write Back.
3. Run it and see the above error.


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