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    Error message in pipe log "Content is not allowed in prolog"

    • Article Type: General
    • Product: Primo
    • Product Version: 4.5

    Problem Symptoms:
    The following error message can be found the log file of the failed pipe.

    2014-02-04 16:01:04,669 INFO [t-SplitRecords] [c-ZipReader] - nextRecord=new_BELI07.xml
    2014-02-04 16:01:04,670 ERROR [t-SplitRecords] [c-RecordSplitter] - from new_BELI07.xml
    org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: Content is not allowed in prolog.

    This error is probably related to a byte order mark (BOM) prior to the actual XML content.
    The encoding can cause some additional bytes/ spaces/ spl characters (invisible in the web browser).
    For example UTF-8 --- EF BB BF
    Parse the returned string and discard the BOM, so SAXParser can process the document correctly.

    Remove extra the character
    1. Remove with notepad, xml editor or re-save it in XML editor

    Category: Primo

    • Article last edited: 6/28/2014