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Getting A "Servlet Name: updateconnection" Error Message When Attempting To Add Any Type Of Data Source (Doc ID 2680416.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 16, 2024

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 12c to 12c [Release 12.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 12c version, Enterprise : Administration

Getting an error message when attempting to add any type of data source.

Clicking the Add Data Source button results in the following error:



Error information
Servlet Name: updateconnection

Request URI: /xmlpserver/servlet/<database>/datasource/updateconnection

Inspect the log file for complete details of this incident.


bi_server1.out file contains the following error:

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

Click the Administration button.

Select Data Source.

Select JDBC Connection.

Select Add Data Source.





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