OBIEE 11g - "Error: The role name is in an invalid format." While Adding A New Role Using Enterprise Manager (Doc ID 2076370.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 17, 2015

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When you attempt to add a role having parentheses in the name, the following error occurs:

ERROR
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Error: The role name is in an invalid format.
The role name, XXX (xxxx) XXXXXXXXXXXXX, is in an invalid format.
Alphabets, numbers, -, or _ are allowed in a role name. i.e. foo_bar, app-admin-role.

 

Cause

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