Oracle BI Publisher Bookbinding Is Corrupting the Generated Report
(Doc ID 2857391.1)
Last updated on MARCH 22, 2022
Applies to:BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 12.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When an Overlay Template is applied in a Report generated by BIP the pages all become unreadable.
When an Overlay is applied to the PDF the headers/footers are backwards text.
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1- Download BookbinderProject.zip and BookBinderExamples.zip from https://www.oracle.com/downloads/samplecode/bipublisher-samplecode-downloads.html
2- Unzip them under C:\BIP\Bookbinder for example
3- Navigate to C:\BIP\Bookbinder\Bookbinder Example\Example1 - Simple merge plus front page\
4- Java.exe is in C:\temp\java
5- JAVA_HOME = C:\temp\java
6- Open Windows command line and run:
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