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'604: Could not invoke method startsWith.' Error When Publishing Custom Template (Doc ID 2359259.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 24, 2021

Applies to:

Primavera Unifier Cloud Service - Version and later
Primavera Unifier - Version 17.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to publish custom report templates, the following error was received:

"The system could not process your request. Logging in again may help in some cases.
Contact your System Administrator if you are still having problems."


The following error can be seen in the logs:

unifier:/sys/bip/report/publish_internal throws an exception at file:///sys/bip/action.xml:604: ~
file:///sys/bip/action.xml:604: Could not invoke method startsWith.
at com.skire.webant.taskdefs.MethodInvokeTask.execute(
at com.skire.webant.WebTask.perform(


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