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Using the Imaging Input Agent Fails With "TCM-00016: Unable to open file null" Errors When Input File Is on a Linux Filesystem (Doc ID 1333551.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content: Imaging - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When the Imaging Input Agent directory is on a Linux/Unix filesystem and starts to process these files, it throws the following error in the logs:

oracle.imaging.InputAgentException: TCM-00016: Unable to open file null
faultType: SYSTEM
ErrorCode = oracle.imaging.InputAgentException, ErrorMessage = Unable to open file /path/to/input/file/stage/file.txt
at oracle.imaging.input.inputsources.csvinputsource.CSVParser.prepFile(
at oracle.imaging.input.inputsources.csvinputsource.CSVParser.startFiling(
at oracle.imaging.inputagent.InputFilingMDB.initializeFiling(
at oracle.imaging.inputagent.InputFilingMDB.onMessage(
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(


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