REP-56048 and/or REP-0201 When Run Arabic Report with Tashkeel Characters in 11g / 12c

(Doc ID 2392430.1)

Last updated on APRIL 27, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version 11.1.2.2.0 to 12.2.1.1.0 [Release 11g to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

An Arabic report was working fine in previous Reports 10g version, but now is failing in Reports 11g on Unix with the following error: 

REP-56048: Engine rwEng-1 crashed.

It appears to happen for specific data, which include Tashkeel characters.

Report is run to PDF output format.  With HTML output format, it also crashes with REP-56048, but the following error may show sometimes:

REP-0: KU>

Recompiling report from RDF -->REX-->RDF does not help.

Sample Syntax:

 The problem reproduces in 11g and early versions of 12c.

Changes

Upgraded from Forms/Reports 10g to Forms/Reports 11gR2 on Unix.

Cause

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