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When Connecting WebCenter Content: Imaging to BPEL, the Errors "Unable to connect to workflow" and "Failed to create a DirectConnectionFactory instance (oracle.soa.api.JNDIDirectConnectionFactory)" Occur (Doc ID 1292653.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 28, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content: Imaging - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Connections to BPEL appear to be in order from the Imaging side, but when an attempt is made to configure via the application it fails.

Error returned to the client is: "Unable to connect to workflow"
The following is returned in the logs: "Failed to create a DirectConnectionFactory instance (oracle.soa.api.JNDIDirectConnectionFactory):oracle"


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