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An Analysis Returns Bad XML Instance Error When Opened Or Previewed In Oracle Analytics Cloud (Doc ID 2890750.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Analytics Cloud - Version July 2022 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


An Analysis was migrated from OBIEE 12c (archive to a .catalog file) to OAC (unarchive the .catalog file). 

In OAC > Catalog link, navigate to and click on the analysis, and see the following is observed in the Preview pane:

Catalog object schema validation failed: <analysis name>
Error Details
The current xml is invalid with the following errors: Bad xml instance! ... 

Click on the Open link in the Tasks pane, and see the same error is returned.

Click on the Edit link in the Tasks pane, and see nothing happens (that is, the Analysis does not open in Answers for editing). 


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