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 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


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

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

2016-08-07 12:23:59 SEVERE Unexpcted error during export
java.lang.NullPointerException: replacement
at java.util.regex.Matcher.replaceFirst(
at java.lang.String.replaceFirst(


Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms