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"ODI-40843: No DTD found and no XML file provided" or "file could not be found" when Trying to Reverse Engineer a Remote Flat File or XML File with ODI (Doc ID 757665.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 30, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Data Integrator - Version and later
Oracle Data Integrator on Marketplace - Version 1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
The article applies to all releases of ODI like the current 12C as well as to previous releases.


Given a XML or File Technology Data Server defined in Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) Topology Manager > Physical Architecture and pointing to a file hosted on a remote machine/server.

Although the connection is successfully tested from ODI Topology Manager with an Agent running on the remote machine, the standard reverse engineering fails with one of the following messages:


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