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2378624 - Error "Failed to load database information" when scheduling or viewing any Oracle-based Crystal Report in BI 4.x on Linux


  • When attempting to view on-demand or refresh a Crystal Report, which is based on a native connection to Oracle, the following error is returned:
    • The viewer could not process an event. Error in File <filename>.rpt: Failed to load database information. [] ---- Error code:0 [CRWEB00000119]



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.x
  • Crystal Reports 2011 / 2013 / 2016
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux / SuSE Linux Enterprise Server
  • Oracle client


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.3


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