BEA-320950 and NullPointerException When Configuring an SNMP Agent in Weblogic Server (Doc ID 1339899.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Weblogic Server - Version: 10.3 and later   [Release: and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In Weblogic Server 10.3, when attempting to configure an SNMP Agent, the following error occurs:

<Jul 19, 2011 3:49:57 PM CEST> <Error> <SNMP> <BEA-320950> <Failed to start the SNMP agent. If it failed to bind to the port, check if the port is available or the process has permission to bind to the port.
java.lang.NullPointerException
at weblogic.management.mbeanservers.internal.utils.typing.MBeanTypeUtil.newInstance(MBeanTypeUtil.java:198)
at weblogic.management.mbeanservers.internal.utils.typing.MBeanTypeUtil.addRegistrationHandler(MBeanTypeUtil.java:151)
at weblogic.diagnostics.snmp.server.MBeanRegHandler.initializeMBeanServerRegistration(MBeanRegHandler.java:183)
at weblogic.diagnostics.snmp.server.SNMPAgentDeploymentHandler.startSNMPAgent(SNMPAgentDeploymentHandler.java:454)
at weblogic.diagnostics.snmp.server.SNMPAgentDeploymentHandler.activateSNMPAgent(SNMPAgentDeploymentHandler.java:189)
Truncated. see log file for complete stacktrace

Cause

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