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BI Publisher - Getting "DeliveryException: java.lang.StringIndexOutOfBoundsException: String index out of range: -1[[" While Scheduling Report In BI Publisher With FTP As A Delivery Method (Doc ID 2955991.1)

Last updated on MAY 27, 2024

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 12c and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Getting below error while scheduling reports in BI Publisher with FTP as a delivery method.


(above error is being captured through bipublisher.log).

Note: Same error happens while scheduling through Bursting query.


   1. Create a new BI Publisher report with Excel template and data model.

   2. Establish new FTP connection on the BI Publisher environment (Navigate to: Administration>FTP) and ensure the connection is established successfully.

   3. Schedule the newly created report with FTP as a delivery method and click Submit button - the above error is triggered.


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