Preview Content Revision in SSXA WebSites not Working when Content Server is Configured with JDBC DefaultFileStore (Doc ID 1471218.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 11.1.1.4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

SSXA Preview Previous Revision functionality in Contribution Mode works with FileSystem as DefaultFileStore but fails when the FileStore is based on JDBC.

Testcase
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With JDBC Filestore, while in contribution mode, if Preview is clicked, the changes are not shown and the SSXAPreviewHandler is throwing a NPE.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Enable JDBC FileStore on content server.
2. Run the SSXA site. Go into Contribution Mode.
3. Click the Preview icon.
4. Notice the preview is not shown. Even the previous content is not shown.
The following error stack is seen:

 

Cause

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