UNIX: REP-0004 INVOKING THE ORACLE REPORTS BUILDER (Doc ID 1013620.6)

Last updated on MARCH 21, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version 6.0 to 11.1.2.2.0 [Release 6 to 11g]
Oracle Application Object Library - Version 11.0.0 to 12.1 [Release 11 to 12.1]
Generic UNIX
Checked for relevance on 21-Mar-2017

Symptoms

You are receiving the following error from Oracle Reports:
 
REP-0004 : Warning - Unable to open user preference file.

 There may also be other errors like:

REP-0003  - Warning - Unable to open global preference file.

REP-3000 - Internal error starting Oracle Toolkit.

Cause

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