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Rebuilds fail using standalone app Repository Manager when using External Search Collection (Doc ID 2404604.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 18, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Rebuilds always fail immediately when using standalone application Repository Manager in <domain>/ucm/cs/bin and WCC is configured to use External Search Collection.

The external search collection was setup to use the WLS datasource as described in the KM note below.

Setting up External Search Collection in WCC 11g (Doc ID 1444813.1)


The rebuilds are successful however when using either of the following methods.

1. Repository Manager applet (CS native UI -> Administration -> Admin Applets)

2. Rebuild from Administration -> Admin Actions.  Only full collection rebuild is available.

3. Rebuild using CONTROL_SEARCH_INDEX service from IdcCommand utility as described in below KM.

How To Initiate A Fast/Full Collection Rebuild By Calling The CONTROL_SEARCH_INDEX Service From IdcCommand (Doc ID 1567947.1)


The issue can be replicated by performing the following:

1. Navigate to <domain>/ucm/cs/bin

2. Start Repository Manager standalone app



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