Saving Workbook in Discoverer 10.1.2 Plus Fails with "Contact with Server Lost" Error (Doc ID 351743.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 30, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Discoverer - Version 10.1.2.1 to 10.1.2.3 [Release 10.1.2]
z*OBSOLETE: Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Checked for relevance on 10-May-2011
MS Windows 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Discoverer Plus 10.1.2 installed on Windows 2003 server.
***Checked for relevance on 24-Oct-2012***

Symptoms

When trying to save new or updated workbooks using Discoverer Plus an error occurs:

"Contact with the Discoverer server has been lost. to continue your work , please restart
Discoverer Plus. If this problem persist, please contact your oracle Application Server
administrator ".

 

 Exception in Java Console:

DiscoApplet[0]: Error received by GlobalStatusListener.workerFailed() in SessionUI.java
DiscoNetworkException  - Nested exception: org.omg.CORBA.COMM_FAILURE:   vmcid: SUN  minor code: 208 completed: Maybe
DiscoNetworkException  - Nested exception: org.omg.CORBA.COMM_FAILURE:   vmcid: SUN  minor code: 208 completed: Maybe
org.omg.CORBA.COMM_FAILURE:   vmcid: SUN  minor code: 208 completed: Maybe
 at com.sun.corba.se.internal.iiop.IIOPConnection.purge_calls(IIOPConnection.java:438)
 at com.sun.corba.se.internal.iiop.ReaderThread.run(ReaderThread.java:70)
 at java.lang.Thread.startThreadFromVM(Unknown Source)
 at sun.rmi.transport.StreamRemoteCall.exceptionReceivedFromServer(Unknown Source)
 at sun.rmi.transport.StreamRemoteCall.executeCall(Unknown Source)
 at sun.rmi.server.UnicastRef.invoke(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.disco.remote.rmi.serverbase.RMISessionBase_Stub.sendRecieveData(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.disco.model.corbaserver.ModelInterface.sendRecieveData(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.disco.model.corbaserver.ModelInterface.SendReceiveData(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.disco.model.corbaserver.serverrequest.DsrSaveWorkbook.xmlUpdateServer(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.disco.model.corbaserver.serverrequest.DsrCorbaXML.corbaUpdateServer(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.disco.model.corbaserver.serverrequest.DsrGeneralCorbaXML.updateServer(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.disco.model.corbaserver.execengine.ExecuteEngineImpl._nonReentrantExecute(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.disco.model.corbaserver.execengine.ExecuteEngineImpl.execute(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.disco.model.corbaserver.execengine.SessionControllerImpl.execute(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.disco.model.corbaserver.execengine.SessionControllerImpl.execute(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.disco.model.corbaserver.WorkbookImpl.saveWorkbookAs(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.disco.worker.MiscellaneousWorker.runDiscoWorker(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.disco.worker.DiscoWorker.runWorker(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.bali.ewt.worker.AbstractWorker.run(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.bali.ewt.worker.AbstractWorkerQueue._runWorker(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.bali.ewt.worker.AbstractWorkerQueue.access$100(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.bali.ewt.worker.AbstractWorkerQueue$WorkerContext._run(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.bali.ewt.worker.AbstractWorkerQueue$WorkerContext._runMaybeBlocked(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.bali.ewt.worker.AbstractWorkerQueue$WorkerContext.run(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.bali.ewt.worker.ThreadWorkerQueue$TaskAdapter.runTask(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.bali.share.thread.TaskScheduler.runTask(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.bali.share.thread.TaskScheduler.processTask(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.bali.share.thread.TaskScheduler$TaskQueue.run(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.bali.share.thread.Timer.doRun(Unknown Source)
 at oracle.bali.share.thread.Timer.run(Unknown Source)
 at java.lang.Thread.run(Unknown Source)
...

 

There are no problems saving workbooks in Discoverer Desktop.

This problem is limited to Discoverer Plus.

Changes

Discoverer Plus 10.1.2 installed on Windows 2003 server.

Cause

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