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REP-50504 is thrown even though Reports Server is up and running in 11g Reports (Doc ID 1468031.1)

Last updated on APRIL 20, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version and later
Oracle Forms for OCI - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The reports server is very much up and running. However, issuing does not list the reports server

Run $ORACLE_INSTANCE/config/reports/bin/ -find <repserver>

Reading the rwnetwork.conf from $ORACLE_INSTANCE/config/ReportsToolsComponent/ReportsTools/rwnetwork.conf
Broadcast mechanism used to locate servers
Channel address =
Channel port = 14021

REP-50504 '<repserver>' not found in the network


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