Wrong response format error in published-data request

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thomasst
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Wrong response format error in published-data request

Post by thomasst » Fri Mar 19, 2021 10:09 am

Dear OPS Team,
we receive a wrong response using the published-data request in DOCDB format for the publication US.10910944.B2
The request is:
http://ops.epo.org/3.2/rest-services/pu ... .B2/biblio

The Response from the OPS service is:
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
<head>
<title>OPS Error</title>
<link href="/style/common.css" media="all" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"/>
<link href="/images/favicon.ico" rel="favicon"/>
</head>
<body lang="en" class="popup">
<div class="epoContentWrap clearfix">
<div id="pagebody">
<h1>Error</h1>
<h2>org.springframework.oxm.MarshallingFailureException: JiBX marshalling exception; nested exception is org.jibx.runtime.JiBXException: Error writing marshalled document</h2>
<!---->
</div>
</div>
</body>
</html>

As such HTML format error messages are not specified it is very hard to handle such responses in our backend programs. Would it be possible to wrap such error messages into a XML error message.

Many thanks
Thomas Stiefvater


thomasst
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Re: Wrong response format error in published-data request

Post by thomasst » Fri Mar 19, 2021 10:17 am

We have found the same problem requesting the publication of CN.110226207.A. It seems that this problem is not only an individual case.

Many thanks
Thomas Stiefvater


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Re: Wrong response format error in published-data request

Post by EPO / OPS Support » Fri Mar 19, 2021 11:08 am

Dear Thomas,

I just recreated your search in API Console and I cannot confirm the issue, I get both document, in DOCDB format
Capture_docdb.PNG
Regards,
Vesna


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Re: Wrong response format error in published-data request

Post by thomasst » Fri Mar 19, 2021 2:15 pm

Dear Vesna,
I have also checked it again with the API tool and get the same error reponse as in our application. That means you are accessing the underlying database in a different way.

Request

Code: Select all

GET /3.2/rest-services/published-data/publication/docdb/CN.110226207.A/biblio HTTP/1.1

Accept:
    */*
Accept-Encoding:
    gzip
Accept-Language:
    de
Authorization:
    Bearer GdzNTZol2PyNwUSVl41BBllnYRDD
Host:
    ops.epo.org
User-Agent:
    Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64; rv:86.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/86.0
X-Forwarded-For:
    87.139.117.70
X-Forwarded-Port:
    443
X-Forwarded-Proto:
    https
Reponse:

Code: Select all

HTTP/1.1 200 OK

Access-Control-Allow-Credentials:
    true
Access-Control-Allow-Headers:
    Authorization
Access-Control-Allow-Methods:
    POST
Access-Control-Allow-Origin:
    *
Cache-Control:
    no-cache
Connection:
    keep-alive
Content-Type:
    application/xml;charset=utf-8
Date:
    Fri, 19 Mar 2021 13:03:32 GMT
Pragma:
    no-cache
Server:
    Apache
Strict-Transport-Security:
    max-age=31536000; includeSubDomains
Transfer-Encoding:
    chunked
Vary:
    Accept
X-API:
    ops-v3.2
X-Elapsed-Time:
    22
X-EPO-Client-IP:
    35.231.184.45
X-EPO-Forwarded:
    [87.139.117.70
X-IndividualQuotaPerHour-Used:
    0
X-RegisteredQuotaPerWeek-Used:
    153387832
X-Throttling-Control:
    idle (images=green:200

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
<head>
  <title>OPS Error</title>
  <link href="/style/common.css" media="all" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" />
  <link href="/images/favicon.ico" rel="favicon" />
</head>
<body lang="en" class="popup"><div class="epoContentWrap clearfix"><div id="pagebody">
<h1>Error</h1>
<h2>org.springframework.oxm.MarshallingFailureException: JiBX marshalling exception; nested exception is org.jibx.runtime.JiBXException: Error writing marshalled document</h2>
<!--

-->
</div></div></body>
</html>
Regards
Thomas


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Re: Wrong response format error in published-data request

Post by EPO / OPS Support » Mon Mar 22, 2021 10:23 am

Hi,

Actually, the source is the same but I didn't display the result once I saw 200 successful status. I've asked colleagues on Friday already to look at it, I will provide you with an update once I get more info from them.

Thank you for reporting this and let me now if you get more

Regards,
Vesna for OPS support


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