OBIEE 11g : In BI Administrator, Import Essbase Metadata is failing with message "Physical database already exists, but it is not of the same provider type."
Last updated on MAY 18, 2018
Applies to:Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 126.96.36.199.161018 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
On: Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition
Importing Essbase Metadata in BI Administration tool
It is failing with error message "Physical database already exists, but it is not of the same provider type."
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Access Oracle BI Administration Tool
2. Import Metadata
3. Get error as above
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