Web Catalog Corruption Causes and Prevention (Doc ID 973175.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 23, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.3.4.1 [1900] to 11.1.1.7.140715 [Release 10g to 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Question 1

What are the general causes of corrupt Web Catalogs and how can this be prevented? Can a corrupt Web Catalog be repaired?

Question 2

Specifically can WebCat being located outside the server, on a share or using a cluster, lead to Webcat files being lost or lead to corruption of the Web Catalog?

Solution

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