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OBIEE 12c FAQ: What Is The Default Catalog Size Limit, File Upload Size Limit And What Issues Might I Encounter If The Limit is Reached ? (Doc ID 2079953.1)

Last updated on JULY 01, 2022

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 12g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


You may encounter issues and limitations when your catalog reaches a certain size if you are using file-based XSA with storage in the catalog path instead of the default path.

Documentation: Configuring the Data Source Cache

For example, you may not be able to:

You may see an error such as 'Service instance quota has been exhausted'


What is the default catalog size limit in OBIEE 12c (12.2.1) ?


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How to remove or increase this catalog size limit?
 Are there any other file limits and can I change them?


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