ODI-10182: Uncategorized exception during repository access

Error:   (Which I faced during OBIA 11.1.1.10 Configuring Oracle BI Applications):

ODI-10182: Uncategorized exception during repository access.
Could not get JDBC Connection; nested exception is java.sql.SQLException: Exception occurred while getting connection: oracle.ucp.UniversalConnectionPoolException: Cannot get Connection from Datasource: java.sql.SQLException: IO Error: Connection reset
DW_LOG_FILE data server update failed with return code: 1
configure_odi: Problem invoking WLST – Traceback (innermost last):
configure_odi: File “/u01/app/fmw/Oracle_BI1/bifoundation/install/configure_odi.py”, line 362, in ?
configure_odi: File “/u01/app/fmw/Oracle_BI1/bifoundation/install/configure_odi.py”, line 283, in _configureOdiDwIntegration
configure_odi: at sun.reflect.NativeConstructorAccessorImpl.newInstance0(Native Method)
configure_odi: at sun.reflect.NativeConstructorAccessorImpl.newInstance(NativeConstructorAccessorImpl.java:57)
configure_odi: at sun.reflect.DelegatingConstructorAccessorImpl.newInstance(DelegatingConstructorAccessorImpl.java:45)
configure_odi: at java.lang.reflect.Constructor.newInstance(Constructor.java:526)
configure_odi: java.lang.Exception: java.lang.Exception: DW_LOG_FILE data server update failed with return code: 1

Solution:

set /dev/urandom at the OS level

  1. Don’t cancel the installation screen.
  2. Execute “rm /dev/random” at os level as root user
  3. Execute “ln -s /dev/urandom /dev/random” at os level as root user
  4. Retry the installation as shown in below screenshot
Configuring BI Applications
Configuring BI Applications

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