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OBIEE 12c: OBI Server (obis1, nqsserver) Crashes On Start After Online Repository (RPD) Updates (Doc ID 2124489.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

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


You have made changes to your RPD in online mode via the Administration Tool. When restarting the OBIEE System Components, the BI Server (i.e. obisX, nqsserver) it fails to start.

You observe that a core dump is generated (assuming ulimit -c and ulimit -Hc are not configured to 0 [zero] )

Your obis1.out may have the following information:


You observe that removing the [ORACLE_HOME]/user_projects/domains/bi/bidata/service_instances/ssi/metadata/datamodel/customizations/default/default_diff.xml allows the BI Server to start successfully.


Online repository (RPD) update.


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