BI Publisher Report Fails Due To The Following Error - JAVA.IO.UNSUPPORTEDENCODINGEXCEPTION: &ENCODING (Doc ID 1051228.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 19, 2017

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 10.1.3.2.0 to 11.1.1.5.0 [Release 10.1 to 11.1]
Oracle Application Object Library - Version 11.5.10.2 to 11.5.10.2 [Release 11.5]
Oracle Concurrent Processing - Version 11.5.10.2 to 11.5.10.2 [Release 11.5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


Using XML Publisher to generate a custom report.
You created an RDF report, configured it as a concurrent program,
changed output to XML and created a .rtf template in XML Publisher in order to have output in .pdf
When run, no output is generated.
The OPP log contains errors Caused by: java.io.UnsupportedEncodingException: &Encoding

Cause

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