'Application Search Administration' link fails with "Message send failed: For input string: "";" (Doc ID 1208207.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 12, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle E-Business Suite Secure Enterprise Search - Version 12.0.4 to 12.1.3 [Release 12 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 02-JUL-2013

Symptoms

Navigating to "Application Search Administrator" > "Application Search Administration" fails to show the next screen and displays the following error instead:

Application: FND, 
Message Name: FND_GENERIC_MESSAGE. 
Tokens: 
  MESSAGE = oracle.apps.fnd.search.SearchException: ; 
  nested exception is: 
    HTTP transport error: 
      javax.xml.soap.SOAPException: 
        java.security.PrivilegedActionException: 
          javax.xml.soap.SOAPException: 
            Message send failed: For input string: "";

Changes

New integration of E-Business Suite with Secure Enterprise Search.

Cause

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