Error: ORA-00904: "TABLE"."LOCATION_DESC": Invalid Identifier When Saving Sample EnterpriseTrack Data Model in BI Publisher (Doc ID 2163626.1)

Last updated on JULY 21, 2016

Applies to:

Instantis EnterpriseTrack - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


While executing the steps in "Modifying the Reporting Schema Name for Data Models” on page 19 of the¬†EnterpriseTrack Reporting Data Model Configuration Guide (, the IdeaDataModel and ResourceDataModel cannot be saved.

The following error is received:

For the IdeaDataModel:

ORA-00904: "REP_IDEA"."LOCATION_DESC": invalid identifier

For the ResourceDataModel:

ORA-00904: "REP_USER"."LOCATION_DESC": invalid identifier


Updated the SQL in the data model to use the correct data source and reporting schema name, replacing AUTO161DEV_ET_REP, and attempting to save.


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