java.lang.NullPointerException thrown when using SOAP Binding BARE Parameter Style

(Doc ID 1159973.1)

Last updated on MARCH 29, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Weblogic Server - Version: 9.2 and later   [Release: and later ]
Oracle Workshop for Weblogic - Version: 9.2 to 9.2   [Release: 9.2 to 9.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


You will notice a NullPointerException during the invocation of the Webservice when setting 'SOAPBinding' parameterStyle to BARE.


The exception stacktrace will be similar to the one below:
at com.bea.xbeanmarshal.buildtime.internal.util.XmlBeanUtil.createWrappedXBeanTopElement(
at com.bea.xbeanmarshal.runtime.internal.PushMarshalResult.marshalType(
at com.bea.xbeanmarshal.runtime.internal.PushMarshalResult.visit(
at com.bea.xbeanmarshal.runtime.internal.XmlBeanTypeRuntimeBindingType.accept(


Changing 'SOAPBinding' parameterStyle to BARE.


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