Rep-56048 Using Desformat=Spreadsheet on Large Reports - How To Avoid It Using EnhancedSpreadsheet? (Doc ID 785646.1)

Last updated on JUNE 26, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version 10.1.2.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
"Checked for relevance on 24-Jan-2011"
"Checked for relevance on 26-Oct-2012"

Symptoms

When attempting to run a large report using desformat=SPREADSHEET, the following error occurs:

ERROR
REP-56048: Engine rwEng-0 crashed, job Id: <###>

or it just hangs.

jvmOptions and cacheSize have been increased in $OH/reports/conf/<repserver_name>.conf file, but the long running reports continue to fail.  Sample setting: 

        jvmOptions="-Xms512m -Xmx512m"

The same report runs fine if it retrieves less data.

Cause

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