Preview of Any Character Mode Repository Report Fails with CDI-21338 (Doc ID 334450.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 27, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Designer - Version 9.0 to 10.1.2 [Release Designer 6i to AS10gR2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Repository Reports
***"Checked for relevance on 01-May-2012"***


Symptoms

When running any Repository Report, if the parameter "Destination Type" is set to "Preview" and the parameter "Mode" is set to "Character", the report fails with:
   CDI-21338: No results to preview

The following errors are found in the reports.log file.
   REP-0069: Internal error
   REP-57054: In-process job terminated:Terminated with error:
   REP-1920: Character mode runtime incompatible with DESFORMAT of PDF, HTML, HTMLCSS, or RTF.

When "Destination Type" is set to "Preview" and "Mode" is set to "Bitmap", the report runs without error.
When "Destination Type" is set to either "File" or "Printer" and "Mode" is set to "Character", the report runs without error.

Cause

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