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BI Publisher 8 Desktop Preview Template does not work (Doc ID 860968.1)

Last updated on APRIL 30, 2018

Applies to:

Siebel Reports - Version: 8.1.1 [21112] and later   [Release: V8 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When previewing a vanilla BI Publisher template (srvreqaa.rtf) for "Service Request Activity - All" report that comes with the Siebel installation in BI Publisher Desktop the following error is thrown :

ConfFile: C:\Program Files\Oracle\BI Publisher\BI Publisher Desktop\Template Builder for Word\config\xdoconfig.xml
Font Dir: C:\Program Files\Oracle\BI Publisher\BI Publisher Desktop\Template Builder for Word\fonts
Run XDO Start
Template: C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Desktop\aclist_sample.rtf
RTFProcessor setLocale: en-us
FOProcessor setData: E:\Sia811\siebsrvr\XMLP\DATA\BIP Accounts Sample.xml
FOProcessor setLocale: en-us
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(Unknown Source)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(Unknown Source)
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Unknown Source)
at oracle.apps.xdo.common.xml.XSLT10gR1.invokeProcessXSL(Unknown Source)
at oracle.apps.xdo.common.xml.XSLT10gR1.transform(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 RTF2PDF.runRTFto(
at RTF2PDF.runXDO(
at RTF2PDF.main(
Caused by: oracle.xdo.parser.v2.XPathException: Extension function error: Class not found 'com.siebel.xmlpublisher.reports.XSLFunctions'
at oracle.xdo.parser.v2.XSLStylesheet.flushErrors(
at oracle.xdo.parser.v2.XSLStylesheet.execute(
at oracle.xdo.parser.v2.XSLStylesheet.execute(
at oracle.xdo.parser.v2.XSLProcessor.processXSL(
at oracle.xdo.parser.v2.XSLProcessor.processXSL(
at oracle.xdo.parser.v2.XSLProcessor.processXSL(


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