Sliced Model Upload Fails with 'XML document structures must start and end within the same entity' (Doc ID 2289252.1)

Last updated on JULY 25, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications Infrastructure - Version 8.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA)

Symptoms

For Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA) 8.0.4, when doing a Sliced Data Model upload, the upload fails and the upload log from /<ftpshare>/<Infodom>/erwin/logs contains nothing after the following lines:

STARTED MERGING THE DATABASE MODEL FILE FOR SLICED MODEL UPLOAD AT Wed Jun 28 14:34:10 EDT 2017
ERWINUPLOAD ERROR..Model Upload Failed while handling Sliced Merge

The nohup.out from $FIC_APP_HOME/common/FICServer/bin contains the following error:

9.70.2293 org.xml.sax.SAXParseException; systemId: file:///app/ftpshare/OFSPFTINFO/erwin/erwinXML/OFS_FSDF_Datamodel.xml; lineNumber: 24691; columnNumber: 285497; XML document structures must start and end within the same entity.
       at org.apache.xerces.util.ErrorHandlerWrapper.createSAXParseException(Unknown Source)
       at org.apache.xerces.util.ErrorHandlerWrapper.fatalError(Unknown Source)
       at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLErrorReporter.reportError(Unknown Source)
       at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLErrorReporter.reportError(Unknown Source)
       at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLErrorReporter.reportError(Unknown Source)
       at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLScanner.reportFatalError(Unknown Source)
       at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl.endEntity(Unknown Source)
       at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentScannerImpl.endEntity(Unknown Source)
       at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLEntityManager.endEntity(Unknown Source)
       at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLEntityScanner.load(Unknown Source)
       at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLEntityScanner.skipSpaces(Unknown Source)
       at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl.scanStartElement(Unknown Source)
       at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl$FragmentContentDispatcher.dispatch(Unknown Source)
       at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl.scanDocument(Unknown Source)
       .
       .
       .
SystemId Unknown; Line #24691; Column #285497; XML document structures must start and end within the same entity.
org.xml.sax.SAXParseException; systemId: file:/app/ftpshare/OFSPFTINFO/erwin/fipxml/OFSPFTINFO_DATABASE.XML; lineNumber: 1; columnNumber: 1; Premature end of file.

and

java.lang.Exception: Sliced Document Object is null for infodom OFSPFTINFO

These errors cause the model upload to fail.

Cause

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