SFTP Setup - Test Connection gets: "oracle.xdo.delivery.ssh2.SshException: Exception in reading buffered data Timeout waiting for response from server."

(Doc ID 2265516.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 29, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Global Human Resources Cloud Service - Version 11.1.11.1.0 and later
BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 11.1.1.7.x and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.1.11.1.0 version, Technology Management - Reports/Analytics

When attempting to test the connection in the BIP admin FTP setup page in an Oracle Fusion Applications instance,
the following error occurs after pushing "Test Connection".

ERROR
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Could not establish connection. oracle.xdo.delivery.ssh2.SshException: Exception in reading buffered data Timeout waiting for response from server.


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. navigate to the FTP setup page, enter the information
2. test connection, notice the failure message


Cause

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