Page With Discussions Task Flow Errors With 'There is no default or active connection defined for this connection type.' (Doc ID 819117.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 22, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter - Version: 11.1.1.1.0 to 11.1.1.5.0 - Release: 11g to 11g
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When adding the Discussions Task Flow to your jspx Page in JDeveloper, the following error is shown in the browser when running the page:

There is no default or active connection defined for this connection type.

 

The Discussions Forum connection has been created as follows:

In the Application Resources area of the Application Navigator, right-click Connections and select New Connection > Discussion Forum from the context menu. 

Connection Name MyForums
forum.url http://your_host:port/owc_discussions
admin.user admin

When clicking Test Connection it returns 'Success!'.

In the Edit Task Flow Binding, the following has been specified:

forumId #{material.forumId}

Cause

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