ora:readFile Gets ORABPEL-09500 "the reason is FOTY0001: type error. Please verify the xpath query." (Doc ID 1119761.1)

Last updated on JUNE 21, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle(R) BPEL Process Manager - Version: 10.1.3.4 and later   [Release: AS10gR3 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using ora:readFile() in the Assign activity to read a text input file with schema getting:

<code>XPathExecutionError</code>
<summary>XPath expression failed to execute. Error while processing xpath expression, the expression is "ora:readFile('file:///company//vendor//File_Transfers//DEV_ESBDT//inbound//nirftp-plant.txt','nirftp-plant_1.xsd','/PlantList')", the reason is message can't be null. Please verify the xpath query. </summary>


Cause

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