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Error When Trying To Preview Financial Reporting (FR) Reports: "java.lang.NullPointerException" (Doc ID 2086556.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 14, 2023

Applies to:

Hyperion BI+ - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


You've recently upgraded EPM 11.1.2.X.  Now when running FR reports, an error results: "nested exception is:java.lang.NullPointerException".

When you try to open a report in FR Studio, a similar error is seen:

The following error message in attached FRLoging.log:

[2015-12-02T21:38:41.957+01:00] [FinancialReporting0] [ERROR] [] [oracle.EPMFR.core] [tid: RMI TCP Connection(6)-] [userId: <anonymous>] [ecid: <ecid>] [SRC_CLASS: com.hyperion.reporting.reportstore.ReportStoreObjectImpl] [APP: FINANCIALREPORTING#] [SRC_METHOD: getModifiedBy] [[
at com.hyperion.reporting.jsr283.JCRValue.getString(
at com.hyperion.reporting.jsr283.JCRProperty.getString(
at com.hyperion.reporting.reportstore.ReportStoreObjectImpl.getModifiedBy(Unknown Source)

Additionally, the connection information is missing from reports:


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