OBIEE 12C: Manual Changes to Configuration Files are Lost

(Doc ID 2195581.1)

Last updated on APRIL 24, 2018

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You are trying to make changes to a configuration file (NQSConfig.INI, instanceconfig.xml, etc) by:

  1. Editing the file
  2. Restarting the services

Then, you perform a configuration change through EM, once the services are started the changes which were made directly to the files are lost.

Changes

 

Cause

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