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B2B 11g: Getting " Invalid delimiters encountered" Error (Doc ID 1545564.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle B2B 10g (Business to Business) - Version and later
Oracle SOA Suite - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When sending an outbound 4010-810 document, it is working fine if we set the segment delimiter value as 0x15 , but when we are setting the value of segment delimiter as 0x5E i.e. ^ ; it is giving the following error in the log:

Error -: B2B-51507: Payload validation error.
at oracle.tip.b2b.document.edi.EDIDocumentPlugin.processOutgoingDocument(
at oracle.tip.b2b.msgproc.Request.outgoingRequestPostColab(
at oracle.tip.b2b.msgproc.Request.outgoingRequest(
at oracle.tip.b2b.engine.Engine.processOutgoingMessageImpl(
at oracle.tip.b2b.engine.Engine.processOutgoingMessage(
at oracle.tip.b2b.engine.Engine.handleMessageEvent(
at oracle.tip.b2b.engine.Engine.processEvents(
at oracle.tip.b2b.engine.ThreadWorkExecutor.processEvent(

 Following error is seen in B2B console:

Error Code B2B-51507
Error Description Machine Info: ( Description: Payload validation error.
Error Severity ERROR
Error Text Error Brief : Invalid delimiters encountered.

Following values are passed in XML form via SOA layer:
ElementDelimiter: 0x2A
SubelementDelimiter: 0x3E
SegmentDelimiter: 0x5E



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