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Obiee 12c Briefing Book Print To PDF Error - Access not allowed : oracle.xdo.template.rtf.XSLTFunctions (Doc ID 2370418.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 01, 2020

Applies to:

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


Users are reporting the following error when trying to print the Briefing Book to PDF. This worked in but stopped working after the upgrade to (Build BIPS-20170820114118 64-bit).

Steps to reproduce the issue:

Opened the Sample Sales Lite -> Quick Start dashboard -> Product Pricing and see data displayed.
Click Cog wheel -> Add to Briefing Book (BB) and provide a BB name.
Click on the Catalog link and navigate to the BB name saved above.
Click on the PDF link and the following error is encountered:


A fatal error occurred while processing the request. The server responded with: oracle.xml.xpath.XPathException: Access not allowed : oracle.xdo.template.rtf.XSLTFunctions .
Error Details
Error Codes: AGEGTYVF
Location:, saw.subsystems.remotesubsystemimpl.downloadbookpdf, saw.subsystems.remotesubsystemimpl.downloadbriefingbook, saw.httpserver.processrequest, saw.rpc.server.responder, saw.rpc.server, saw.rpc.server.handleConnection, saw.rpc.server.dispatch, saw.threadpool.socketrpcserver, saw.threads


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