Empty Input (Or Null) Is Not Allowed When Connecting To The Discoverer Viewer From Apps (Doc ID 409008.1)

Last updated on JUNE 19, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle E-Business Suite Technology Stack - Version 11.5.10.2 to 11.5.10.2 [Release 11.5.10]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 19-Jun-2017

Symptoms

On 11.5.0 in Production:
When attempting to connect to Non-SSL Discoverer viewer from applications after implementing SSL in applications, the following error occurs:

An error occurred while handling the event. See the application log for more details.
oracle.discoverer.applications.viewer.events.ApiConnectAndFocusAppsSecureEvent
- Empty input (or null input) is not allowed.


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Connect to apps which is configured using SSL.
2. From there connect to discoverer which is non-ssl.
3. The error occurs.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot connect from SSL applications to Non-SSL discoverer.

Changes

SSL was implemented in applications and not on the discoverer server.

Cause

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