SFTP Fails BI Publisher 11g

(Doc ID 2387143.1)

Last updated on APRIL 16, 2018

Applies to:

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


On : Oracle BI Publisher version

A BI Publisher SFTP job fails with the following error.



[040518_142803366][][STATEMENT] MonitoringEvent aborted: class oracle.xdo.servlet.monitor.ReportDeliveryEvent:threadName=ThreadedMessageDispatcher DispatchWorker BIP.Delivery.FTP.Q,outputName=Output1,method=FTP,jobId=1014,properties={server_name=FTPServerShaw, remote_directory=/opt/bip/bipub/reports_output, remote_filename=BNK205CashMonthly.xlsx, username=svc_prebipub},totalMemory=489684992,reportName=/shw_reports/BNK205CASHMonthly.xdo,freeMemory=169241352,fileSize=16664

[040518_142803366][][EXCEPTION] !!!!!!! FTPProcessor.processDelivery :: Exception happened when calling deliver API::oracle.xdo.delivery.DeliveryException: oracle.xdo.delivery.DeliveryException: SFTP Client cannot be openedoracle.xdo.service.delivery.DeliveryException: oracle.xdo.delivery.DeliveryException: oracle.xdo.delivery.DeliveryException: SFTP Client cannot be opened


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Define SFTP delivery in BI Publisher.
2. Submit BI Publisher report to scheduler job using SFTP delivery.
3. Job fails with the above mentioned error.




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