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1420593 - Error: "PubExtension threw an exception. (FBE60405)..."


The following error appears when attempting to run a report: 

"Post-processing plugin failure! Plugin class com.........PubExtension threw an exception. (FBE60405)
Missing parameter values.---- Error code:-2147217394 Error code
name:missingParameterValueError at ..."


  • BusinessObjects Enterprise XI R2
  • BusinessObjects Enterprise XI R3.1

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Create a publication that uses both a post processing extension and a personalization profile.
  2. Run the report.

The exception occurs.


The issue has been identified and logged under Problem Report ID ADAPT01319019.

This is caused by a known issue where saving a report client document during post processing causes it to purge the parameter values.

After setting the current value of a 'non-data' parameter in a report with saved data, the formula referencing to the parameter wasn't re-evaluated. Although it's not necessary to change the parameters for this issue to occur, it is caused by the same problem with ReportClientDocument.Save() removing them.


Do not call ReportClientDocument.Save() after setting the parameters, just call Close() when done with it.

See Also

Note 1420501 - Report Parameters Ignored When Set by Java Post Processing Code


publication extension post processing exception FBE60405 profile personalization , KBA , BI-DEV-JAV , BI Software Development Kits (SDKs) - Java , Bug Filed


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