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SWIS V3 Error hexadecimal value 0x00 is an invalid character

Created by Harry Griffiths, last modified by Kevin.Swinson on Dec 18, 2017

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Overview

After upgrading to NPM 12, you come across an error in solarwinds information service V3 in  C:\ProgramData\SolarWinds\InformationService\v3.0\Orion.InformationService.log

 

'.', hexadecimal value 0x00, is an invalid character 

 

ERROR SolarWinds.InformationService.Core.InformationService - SolarWinds.IndexingData.MessagePlugin.TrapIndexingData.FillData() 
Exception running query:
SELECT t.Description AS [Orion.TrapVarbinds.Description],t.DisplayName AS [Orion.TrapVarbinds.DisplayName],t.OIDName AS [Orion.TrapVarbinds.OIDName],t.OIDValue AS [Orion.TrapVarbinds.OIDValue],t.RawValue AS [Orion.TrapVarbinds.RawValue],t.TrapID AS [###TrapID###] FROM Orion.TrapVarbinds t 
WHERE t.TrapID IN ('9631036','9631037','9631038','9631039','9631040','9631041','9631042','9631043','9631044'
,'9631045','9631046','9631047','9631048','9631049','9631050','9631051','9631052','9631053','9631054','9631055','9631056','9631057','9631058','9631059','9631060','9631061','9631062','9631063','9631064','9631065','9631066','9631067','9631068','9631069','9631070','9631071','9631072',
'9631073','9631074','9631075','9631076','9631077','9631078','9631079','9631080','9631081','9631082','9631083','9631084','9631085') WITH NOLOCK RETURN XML RAW

 

ERROR SolarWinds.InformationService.Core.InformationService - SolarWinds.IndexingData.MessagePlugin.TrapIndexingData.FillData() Exception for Operation: <s:Envelope xmlns:s="http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap-envelope" xmlns:a="http://www.w3.org/2005/08/addressing">
<s:Header>
<a:Action s:mustUnderstand="1">http://schemas.solarwinds.com/2007/0...rvice/QueryXml</a:Action>
<a:MessageID>urn:uuid:5c2362ad-569a-4282-a494-0d983e5ca57a</a:MessageID>
<a:ReplyTo>
<a:Address>http://www.w3.org/2005/08/addressing/anonymous</a:Address>
</a:ReplyTo>
<SwisSettings xmlns="http://schemas.solarwinds.com/2007/0...rmationservice" xmlns:i="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance">
<ApplicationTag>SolarWinds.IndexingData.MessagePlugin.TrapIndexingData.FillData() </ApplicationTag>
<DataProviderTimeout>-PT1S</DataProviderTimeout>
</SwisSettings>
<i18n xmlns="http://schemas.solarwinds.com/2007/0...rmationservice" xmlns:i="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance">
<Culture>en-US</Culture>
</i18n>
<a:To s:mustUnderstand="1">net.tcp://ORIONSERVERHOSTNAME:17777/SolarWinds/InformationService/v3/Orion/certificate</a:To>
</s:Header>
<s:Body>
<QueryXml xmlns="http://schemas.solarwinds.com/2007/0...rmationservice">
<query>SELECT t.Description AS [Orion.TrapVarbinds.Description],t.DisplayName AS [Orion.TrapVarbinds.DisplayName],t.OIDName AS [Orion.TrapVarbinds.OIDName],t.OIDValue AS [Orion.TrapVarbinds.OIDValue],t.RawValue AS [Orion.TrapVarbinds.RawValue],t.TrapID AS [###TrapID###] FROM Orion.TrapVarbinds t
WHERE t.TrapID IN ('9631036','9631037','9631038','9631039','9631040','9631041','9631042','9631043','9631044','9631045','9631046','9631047','9631048','9631049','9631050','9631051','9631052','9631053','9631054','9631055','9631056','9631057','9631058','9631059','9631060','9631061','9631062','9631063',
'9631064','9631065','9631066','9631067','9631068','9631069','9631070','9631071','9631072','9631073','9631074','9631075','9631076','9631077','9631078','9631079','9631080','9631081','9631082','9631083','9631084','9631085') WITH NOLOCK RETURN XML RAW</query>
<parameters>
</parameters>
</QueryXml>
</s:Body>
</s:Envelope>

or

 

2016-05-18 11:01:52,553 [66] ERROR SolarWinds.InformationService.Core.InformationService - SolarWinds.IndexingData.MessagePlugin.TrapIndexingData.FillData() Exception caught in method SolarWinds.InformationService.Core.InformationService.Query
System.ArgumentException: '.', hexadecimal value 0x00, is an invalid character. 

Environment

NPM 12 where Orion Global Search (OGS) is still installed.

Cause 

The Orion Global Search (OGS) was a technical preview, and should not be installed on NPM 12.

Resolution

Uninstall Orion Global Search (OGS). Refer to this article.

 

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