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OBIEE 12c: Can Not Export Repository File after Changing the Singleton Data Directory or SDD (Doc ID 2488048.1)

Last updated on APRIL 07, 2021

Applies to:

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


When you run command after changing the Singleton Data Directory (SDD), datamodel or RPD file is not included in the BAR file.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Stop OBIEE services

2. Create /home/oracle2 directory

3. Change <bi:singleton-data-directory> in bi-environment.xml file.

    Before change: $DOMAIN_HOME/bidata

    After change: /home/oracle2/bidata

4. Move $DOMAIN_HOME/bidata to /home/oracle2/

    $ cd $DOMAIN_HOME

    $ mv bidata /home/oracle2

5. Start OBIEE services

6. Run the command

Please do not delete bidata directory.


Changed the Singleton Data Directory (SDD) as followed the procedure described in the following documentation:

Configuring the Singleton Data Directory (SDD)


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