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2145598 - BI4.1: Database error IES 10901 when refreshing a prompt, based on an OLAP Universe with hierarchies in BEX query


  • When selecting a particular hierarchy after refreshing a report based on an OLAP universe, the following error is shown in the prompt window in HTML mode:
    "Database error:. (IES 10901)"

KBa_database error.png

  • In APPLET mode the error in the prompt window is the following:

com.businessobjects.sdk.core.server.CommunicationException$UnexpectedServerException: Database error: . (IES 10901)

See also attached .txt file for the java error details.



  • SAP Business Objects Platform 4.1
  • Web Intelligence
  • Web Application server: Tomcat
  • OS: MS Windows Server
  • Reports based on UNV. OLAP Universe with BAPI connection



SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1


Database error IES 10901, refresh prompt, Olap universe, BEx query, queries, Web Intelligence, hierarchy, date dependent hierarchy, OLAP unv, MDX, BAPI , KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , Problem

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