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2430554 - Error:"The data source is invalid: 'Error: Provider Seletion Object: Initialization Issue'." when refreshing reports based off BEx Query in Crystal Reports for Enterprise

Symptom

  • Error: "The data source is invalid: 'Error: Provider Seletion Object: Initialization Issue'."
         
  • When scheduling reports based off a BEx Query, it fails with the error:
         
    "The data source is invalid: 'com.sap.ip.bi.base.exception.BIBaseRuntimeException: Error: Provider Selection Object: Initialization Issue'. Please contact the maintainer of the data source to solve the problem. (CRS 300003)" 
        
  • When attempting to edit the query of a report, or refresh a report based off a BEx Query with hierarchies in Crystal Reports for Enterprise, it fails with the error:
         
    "The data source is invalid: 'Error: Provider Seletion Object: Initialization Issue'."
         
  • The same reports used to refresh successfully prior to applying the latest product update to Crystal Reports for Enterprise and the SAP BusinessObjects BI Server.

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Environment

  • SAP Crystal Reports for Enterprise 4.1
  • SAP Crystal Reports for Enterprise 4.2
      
  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.1
  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2
            
  • SAP BW BEx Query

Product

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

Keywords

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