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OBIEE 12.2.1.x: UploadRpd Failed with Error: "Metadata Lock Could NOT Be Acquired" While Running from Client Installation (Doc ID 2490844.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 16, 2019

Applies to:

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


On Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) version, 

When trying to upload RPD from client location using the below command 

./ uploadrpd -I XXXXX.rpd -SI ssi -U <USER>

RPD is not uploaded and failed with below error:


"uploadRpd Failed: Metadata Lock could NOT be acquired"


The following traces can be found in the bi-lcm-rest.log.0:

<TIMESTAMP> INFO - lockMetadataUpdate called for: ssi

<TIMESTAMP> INFO - 70 * Server responded with a response on thread [ACTIVE] ExecuteThread: '42' for queue: 'weblogic.kernel.Default (self-tuning)'

70 < 200

70 < Content-Type: application/vnd.siren+json

{"clazz":["rpd-response"],"links":[{"href":"http://<< HOST NAME>>:<PORT>/bi-lcm/v1/si/ssi/rpd/lockmetadataupdates","rel":["self"]}],"properties":{"entry":[{"key":"si","value":{"type":"string","value":"ssi"}},{"key":"description","value":{"type":"string","value":"Service Instance key \"ssi\" does not exist."}},{"key":"status","value":{"type":"string","value":"ERROR"}}]},"title":"RPD-LCM response, SI=ssi, action=Lock Metadata Update"}

Jan 01,2019 09:42:16 INFO - 71 * Server has received a request on thread [ACTIVE] ExecuteThread: '32' for queue: 'weblogic.kernel.Default (self-tuning)'

71 > POST http://<< HOST NAME>>:<PORT>/bi-lcm/v1/si/ssi/rpd/lockmetadataupdates

71 > Accept: text/html, image/gif, image/jpeg, *; q=.2, */*; q=.2

71 > Authorization: Basic d2xxxxG9naWxxxxxxxxxxxdB

71 > Connection: keep-alive

71 > Content-Length: 6

71 > Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded

71 > Host: << HOST NAME>>:<PORT>

71 > User-Agent: Jersey/2.22.4 (HttpUrlConnection 1.8.0_181)



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