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Error: "Internal Server Error" And "RepositoryException" After Publishing OData Datasource to Tableau Server


Published: 24 Oct 2016
Last Modified Date: 25 Oct 2016

Issue

When publishing an OData Datasource to Tableau Server the following error messages might occur:
Internal Server Error
And/Or
RepositoryException

Additionally, the VizPortal logs on Tableau Server will contain the error:
org.postgresql.util.PSQLException: ERROR: value too long for type character varying(255)

Environment

  • Tableau Server
  • OData

Resolution

Shorten the length of the URL used to reach the OData datasource.

Cause

The URL for the OData datasource is too long.

Additional Information

VizPortal logs may also contain the error message: "RepositoryException: Failed to insert file <file path> for "<Worksheet Name>" in repository"
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