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Frequently Asked Questions Regarding ODI Tools (Legacy Sunopsis APIs) (Doc ID 564972.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 04, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Data Integrator - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This is a consolidated FAQ where all the queries regarding the use of Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) Tools are documented.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 1. Is there any API/tool  to manipulate ODI objects (Models, Interfaces, Packages, Scenarios) without using the GUI?
 2. How to run ODI processes in parallel and using OdiWaitForChildSession tool?
 3. The MAX_CHILD_ERROR parameter of OdiWaitForChildSession is not taken into account.
 4. ODI tools and white space (blanks) in file or directory parameters
 5. Launching a Scenario on a remote ODI Agent
 6. How to avoid explicitly referencing passwords in certain ODI tools such as OdiSendMail?
 7. 'SnpsException' message when exchanging email with ODI ReadMail and SendMail tools
 8. Use OdiPurgeLog to automatically purge the Operator journal.
 9. ODI OdiSqlUnload tool generates corrupted characters in target file
 10. ODI tools, blank (space) characters and 'Invalid Parameter' message
 11. 'java.lang.Exception: aaa' is signaled when using ODI tools
 12. "java.lang.NullPointerException" signaled when using the OdiSqlUnload tool
 13. How to automatize exporting and importing of ODI objects into the Repositories.
 14. 'Unable to delete file ....' message when attempting to use the OdiFileDelete tool

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