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Metadata Restore Fails with '[667] Requested Operation Failed' and 'Could not create Directory' (Doc ID 2373074.1)

Last updated on MARCH 25, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications Infrastructure - Version 8.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA)


In Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA) Infrastructure 8.0.4, when you try to import objects using the Object Migration > Restore Metadata screen, the restore fails with the following message:

[667] Requested Operation Failed

The following error exists in the ImportExport.log from the web server's OFSAA log directory:

Thu Jul 06 11:15:50 EDT 2017[IMPORT][IMPORT_OFSPFTINFO_DIM_LOADER_CUSTOM_OFSPFTINFO][ReadDataFromXML] Fatal Error ... Could not create Directory /metadata/restore aborting....

The ftpshare directory contains "777" read/write/execute privileges.

As a result of this error, the metadata restore fails.


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