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Unknown Member Error In Data Model When Running BI Publisher On Top Of Essbase (Doc ID 1563204.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 08, 2023

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version to [Release 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Running BI Publisher ( on top of Essbase ( and needs to view a report in BI Publisher that gets data from the Essbase cube.

In order to match this need, one created a data model in Bi Publisher as:

- Created a parameter

- The data set (sql query) is using this parameter in its where clause

Upon entering the query in step 2, one receives the following error: execute query failed[nQSError: 43113] Message returned from OBIS. [nQSError: 43119] Query Failed: [nQSError: 96002] Essbase Error: Unknown Member Xxx.0 used in query

One has only received this specific error when using Essbase as data source (no such problem with other source).




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