"com.hyperion.odi.essbase.ODIEssbaseException: Invalid column type specified for Data column" Is Received By ODI When Loading Data To Hyperion Essbase (Doc ID 2145546.1)

Last updated on JUNE 14, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Data Integrator - Version 11.1.1.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The following message is received when attempting to load data into Hyperion Essbase using Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) and the "IKM SQL to Hyperion Essbase (DATA)":

org.apache.bsf.BSFException: exception from Jython:
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "<string>", line 23, in <module>
  at com.hyperion.odi.essbase.ODIEssbaseDataWriter.loadData(Unknown Source)
  at sun.reflect.GeneratedMethodAccessor260.invoke(Unknown Source)
  at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)
  at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:597)

com.hyperion.odi.essbase.ODIEssbaseException: com.hyperion.odi.essbase.ODIEssbaseException: Invalid column type specified for Data column [Año]

  at org.apache.bsf.engines.jython.JythonEngine.exec(JythonEngine.java:146)
  at ...

Caused by: com.hyperion.odi.essbase.ODIEssbaseException: Invalid column type specified for Data column [Año]
  at com.hyperion.odi.essbase.ODIEssbaseDataWriter.loadData(Unknown Source)
  at sun.reflect.GeneratedMethodAccessor260.invoke(Unknown Source)
  at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)
  at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:597)
  at org.python.core.PyReflectedFunction.__call__(PyReflectedFunction.java:175)
  ... 33 more
Caused by: com.hyperion.odi.essbase.ODIEssbaseException: Invalid column type specified for Data column [Año]
  at com.hyperion.odi.essbase.ODIEssbaseDataWriter.validateColumns(Unknown Source)
  ... 38 more

The language configured at operating system level is English.

The following property has been configured on Essbase side for handling Latin (Spanish) accentuated characters such as [Año]:

ESSLANG=English_UnitedStates.Latin1@Binary

Cause

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