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Status Future consideration
Workspace Cloud Pak for Data
Components Watson Studio
Created by Guest
Created on May 26, 2021

Show meaningful error messages (when there is no access to platform connections)

  • Currently notebooks can not be started, when there is a storage volume from platform connections in the project and the user does not have access to platform connection

  • The error message shown is "Notebook could not be loaded", which does not provide any insights for troubleshooting.

  • Actually the error is thrown when looking into the logs:

  • [403] GET https://internal-nginx-svc:12443/v2/connections (506 ms), qs={"project_id":"44715e9b-0cb6-4555-8fbe-1f48ecd77de2","entity.datasource_type":"9f30e3c3-b854-4144-b5c3-98b7a835dc79","entity.flags":"personal_credentials"}, body={"trace":"7zaznuks7ebr7s7wxjvefl2x5","errors":[{"code":"not_authorized","message":"Permission to the Asset API is denied. Contact IBM software support. The message received from the Asset API was: {\"trace\":\"22l55l444ndo43ajiwrippv3a\",\"errors\":[{\"code\":\"not_authorized\",\"message\":\"CATSV5009E: User '1000331017' is not a member of Catalog '5ffe0156-f83c-4b9b-b8a3-37971f1a9510'.\"}]}.","extra":{"environment_name":"icp4data","http_status":403,"id":"CDICW9033E","source_cluster":"NULL","source_component":"wdp-connect-connection","timestamp":"2021-04-27T13:09:43.931Z","user":"1000331017"}}]


Needed by Date Jul 1, 2021
  • Guest
    Jul 6, 2021

    Consider going beyond just reporting a meaningful error message to allowing the Jupyter notebook's runtime to start even in the presents of some inaccessible “Connections” for a given Notebook collaborator (user). This permits the Notebook to programmatically determine which Connection amongst many may be available for use by any given user running the Notebook.