[EM 12c]: Group Database Backup Job In OEM Console Fails With "java.lang.NullPointerException" Error (Doc ID 2234636.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 28, 2017

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 12.1.0.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Scheduling group backup in 12.1.0.5 cloud control fails at initialization step with "java.lang.NullPointerException" error.

Navigation Path:
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1. Login to 12c console
2. Navigate to Targets --> Groups
3. Select "Schedule Backup"

Provide required details and submit the backup job.

Cause

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