Embedding Extraction Creates Temporary Files In Unwanted Locations (Doc ID 2093442.1)

Last updated on MAY 02, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Outside In Technology - Version 2015.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : Outside In Clean Content 2015.1

SYMPTOM DETAILS
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When extracting embedded images from documents using Clean Content 2015.1 on Linux, extracted images are located at the location specified by SecureOptions_EmbeddingExportDirectory, (e.g. ./extracted_images/). However, they are also located in the current working directory (e.g. "./").

ERROR
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No error but temp files are silently created in the wrong location.

WHAT IS WORKING
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Embedding extraction is not working correctly but other functionality is working.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Extract embeddings and notice where the temp files are created during the extraction process.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, disk is filled; temp files are replacing each other, causing conflicts.

EXPECTED RESULT
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Extracted images created only at location of SecureOptions_EmbeddingExportDirectory (e.g. "./extracted_images/")

Cause

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