OBIEE 12c: Java.lang.NullPointerException: Replacement -- Creating Jar File During 11g to 12c Migration (Doc ID 2174063.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 03, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.1.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Migrating 11g (in this case 11.1.1.9.0) to 12c (12.2.1.1.0) - Syntax used to create export bundle:

This worked fine on Test but not on Prod, so we know syntax is correct.

Error
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2016-08-07 12:23:59 SEVERE Unexpcted error during export
java.lang.NullPointerException: replacement
at java.util.regex.Matcher.replaceFirst(Matcher.java:950)
at java.lang.String.replaceFirst(String.java:2119)
at oracle.xdo.tools.upgrade.BIPUpgradeCommon.updateDriverDetails(BIPUpgradeCommon.java:173)

Cause

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