Allocation Run Directly on Server Fails with Error: (1018) Allocation ID Is Empty (Doc ID 1359045.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 24, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle Profitability Manager - Version: 4.5 and later   [Release: 4.5 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Applications (OFSA)
Oracle Performance Analyzer - Version: 4.5.39

Symptoms

You are trying to run an Oracle Performance Analyzer (PA) 4.5 Allocation directly on the server using the Batch Scheduling functionality.  When running the Allocation on the server, the following error appears:

Oracle Performance Analyzer
Version 4.5.39
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Connection to database ofsa45 successful
Running allocations with: 100406, 0, ofsademo, 02/282011, 0.
Error: (1018) Allocation ID is empty.
See table OFSA_MESSAGE_LOG for more details. Job Number: 2450
done.

As a result of the error, no results are output for this Allocation.

Cause

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