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"Test failed: Illegal char <:>" when connecting to the MDS in newly installed Jdevloper (Doc ID 2933180.1)

Last updated on MAY 14, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle SOA Suite - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When installing version Jdeveloper and trying to connect to the MDS, the next error is seen in the "Edit Database Connection" window:

"Error : Test failed: Illegal char at index 52: *path1*;*path2*;*path3*;*path4*\"

*where path1, path2, path3 and path4 are four different directory paths in the customer`s environment.


A new version of Jdeveloper was installed.


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