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ODI 12.2.1 Mapping Execution Error "ODIEssbaseException: The source column [<NAME_>] is not valid for dimension" (Doc ID 2391198.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 20, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Data Integrator - Version to [Release 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Executing a mapping between Oracle Database and Essbase results in the following error message (or similar) in the session log:

ODI-1590: The execution of the script failed.
Caused By: org.apache.bsf.BSFException: exception from Jython:
Traceback (most recent call last):  File "", line 78, in
  at com.hyperion.odi.essbase.ODIEssbaseMetaReader.validateSourceMetadata(Unknown Source)
  at com.hyperion.odi.essbase.ODIEssbaseMetaReader.validateExtractOptions(Unknown Source)
  at com.hyperion.odi.essbase.AbstractEssbaseReader.beginExtract(Unknown Source)
  at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
  at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
  at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
  at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(
com.hyperion.odi.essbase.ODIEssbaseException: com.hyperion.odi.essbase.ODIEssbaseException: The source column [<NAME_>] is not valid for dimension [<NAME>].

In the above example, the string 'COMMENT' has already been added as an Essbase reserved keyword in ODI.




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