Reports Server Fails With Rep-51002 After Entering Password on Db User Authentication Screen (Doc ID 1388387.1)

Last updated on MAY 24, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version 11.1.1.4.0 to 12.2.1.0.0 [Release 11g to 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The Reports Server returns the following error after entering password on the Database User Authentication screen:

REP-51002: Bind to Reports Server rep_wls_reports_hostname_home failed.


This may happen with the in-process and/or standalone Reports Server.

Steps to Reproduce:

The issue can be reproduced at will when you omit userid password in URL, for example:

http://<hostname:port>/reports/rwservlet?report=mytest.rdf&userid=myuser@db&destype=cache&desformat=pdf


Cause

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