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PDF Printing Using Apache FOP Fails With "Adobe Reader Could Not Open <filename>...." Error (String index out of range: -1) (Doc ID 1602213.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle REST Data Services - Version 2.0 and later
Oracle Application Express (formerly HTML DB) - Version 4.2.0.00 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 14-Nov-2015

Symptoms

An Interactive Report has been configured to generate a PDF Report using the Apache FOP component that comes with Oracle REST Data Services (ORDS)/ APEX Listener. When the PDF file is generated, trying to open the file gives the following error.

 

Cause

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