FOP PDF Printing Fails with 500 Internal Server Error in APEX
Last updated on JANUARY 19, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Application Express (APEX) - Version 3.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Configured FOP to print the report in PDF format. Run the report and click the Print link fails with the following errors:
Apex application page may have this error:
The content of the PDF file has the following:
Servlet error: An exception occurred. The current application deployment descriptors do not allow for including it in this response. Please consult the application log for details.
The following error occurs while opening the PDF file:
To create an Adobe PDF document, go to the source application. Then print the document to Adobe PDF.
Instance settings used in the Admin page:
--Printer Server - Standard chosen
--Print Server Protocol - HTTP
--Print Server Host Address: <Host Name>
--Printer Server port: <OC4J port>
--Printer Server Script: /fop/apex_fop.jsp
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