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Error XML-20100: (Fatal Error) Expected ';' Displayed in the Output of the GB PAE - Employee Communications Generation (PDF) Subsequent Program after Running GB Pensions Automatic Enrollment - Employee Communications Generation Process (Doc ID 2959347.1)

Last updated on JULY 04, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle HRMS (UK) - Version 12.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After running 'GB Pensions Automatic Enrollment - Employee Communications Generation' Process, the Output of the Subsequent Program 'GB PAE - Employee Communications Generation (PDF)' is showing the following error:

Exception occured inside multi-XMLs processForm. oracle.apps.xdo.XDOException
Entering into finally
Exception inside runProgramoracle.apps.xdo.XDOException
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(
at oracle.apps.xdo.common.xml.XSLT10gR1.invokeParse(Unknown Source)
at oracle.apps.xdo.common.xml.XSLT10gR1.transform(Unknown Source)
at oracle.apps.xdo.common.xml.XSLTWrapper.transform(Unknown Source)
at Source)
at Source)
at oracle.apps.xdo.template.FOProcessor.createFO(Unknown Source)
at oracle.apps.xdo.template.FOProcessor.generate(Unknown Source)
at oracle.apps.xdo.oa.schema.server.TemplateHelper.runProcessTemplate(
at oracle.apps.xdo.oa.schema.server.TemplateHelper.processTemplate(
at oracle.apps.fnd.cp.request.Run.main(
Caused by: org.xml.sax.SAXParseException; lineNumber: 40568; columnNumber: 36; : XML-20100: (Fatal Error) Expected ';'.
at oracle.xdo.parser.v2.XMLError.flushErrorHandler(
at oracle.xdo.parser.v2.XMLError.flushErrors1(
at oracle.xdo.parser.v2.NonValidatingParser.parseDocument(
at oracle.xdo.parser.v2.XMLParser.parse(


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

1. Go to UK HRMS Responsibility
2. Navigate to View > Request > Submit a New Request
3. Run GB Pensions Automatic Enrollment - Employee Communications Generation process
4. Open the subsequent program GB PAE - Employee Communications Generation (PDF)


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