Data Visualization Desktop (DVD) Connection to SSO Protected OBIEE 12c Fails With 'Failed to save the connection. Invalid connect string / url to external source.'
Last updated on FEBRUARY 16, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Data Visualization Desktop - Version 188.8.131.52.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
You are attempting to create a connection from Data Visualization Desktop (DVD) to your OBIEE 12c server (Oracle Applications) which is protected via Single Sign-On (SSO).
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The DVD connection fails with 'Failed to save the connection. Invalid connect string / url to external source.'
Running the diagnostic_dump.cmd, one can see the following errors in the jetty log
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