BI Publisher - 11g RTF Report Template Element XSL:CHOOSE Usage and Error 'oracle.xdo.XDOException: java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException' in the Template Builder

(Doc ID 2137016.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 01, 2017

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


To resolve template builder issues and errors with BIP 11g RTF template reports using xsl:choose option.

As XSL doesn’t support the IF/ELSE conditional as a native option, and in some cases the below error can occur when null values are involved using xsl:choose option:

FOProcessor setConfig: C:\Program Files (x86)\Oracle\BI Publisher\BI Publisher Desktop\Template Builder for Word\config\xdo.cfg
oracle.xdo.XDOException: java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException
at oracle.xdo.template.FOProcessor.createFO(
at oracle.xdo.template.FOProcessor.generate(
at RTF2PDF2.runRTFto(
at RTF2PDF2.runXDO(
at RTF2PDF2.main(
Caused by: java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException


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