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

Last updated on APRIL 29, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version to [Release 11g to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


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:


This is a new or higher version installation.


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