Report Automation E-mail Fails with ORA-12545 (Doc ID 946825.1)

Last updated on JULY 06, 2017

Applies to:

Adverse Event Reporting System - Version: 4.6.0 and later   [Release: 4.6 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Symptoms

Submission of the Report Automation job appears to be successful, but no email is being sent. A trace of the job reveals the following error:

ORA-12012: error on auto execute of job 335
ORA-29261: bad argument
ORA-06512: at "SYS.UTL_HTTP", line 1387
ORA-06512: at "AERS1.RPT_AUTOMATION", line 1186
ORA-29268: HTTP client error 405 - Method Not Allowed
ORA-06512: at "AERS1.RPT_AUTOMATION", line 501
ORA-06512: at line 1

Running the job in debug mode reveals this error:

ORA-12545: Connect failed because target host or object does not exist

Cause

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