My Oracle Support Banner Fails With REP-0238: Authentication Failed in Oracle Report 12c (Doc ID 2162851.1)

Last updated on MARCH 15, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Running any report using fails with the following error:

REP-0238: Authentication failed

Issue can be reproduced at will with the following command:
$DOMAIN_HOME/reports/bin/ server=myreportserver report=test.rdf userid=scott/tiger@db destype=file desname=/tmp/myreport.pdf desformat=pdf batch=yes


 New Reports 12c installation.


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