'JAVA.LANG.NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION' When Using UpdateTask Of Target User Task (Doc ID 1472596.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 14, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Business Process Management Suite - Version 11.1.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 14-January-2014***

Symptoms

The instance fails with the following error when it flows to a UsertTask of
Target type "User task" and operation is "Withdraw"

[2012-06-13T15:39:31.817-05:00] [AdminServer] [ERROR] []
[oracle.soa.bpel.engine.dispatch] [tid: orabpel.engine.pool-11.thread-9]
[userId: ] [ecid:
3bdca3a966311237:-74179171:137e72e94de:-8000-0000000000001f80,1:18289] [APP:
soa-infra] failed to handle message[[
java.lang.NullPointerException
at
oracle.bpm.bpmn.engine.model.runtime.util.ScopeUtils.getTaskIdsSet(ScopeUtils.
java:45)
at
oracle.bpm.bpmn.engine.model.runtime.microinstructions.MIUpdateTask.getTaskIds
(MIUpdateTask.java:97)
at
oracle.bpm.bpmn.engine.model.runtime.microinstructions.MIAuditLog.handleUpdate
Task(MIAuditLog.java:1473)
at
oracle.bpm.bpmn.engine.model.runtime.microinstructions.MIAuditLog.handleAuditD
etail(MIAuditLog.java:1163)
at
oracle.bpm.bpmn.engine.model.runtime.microinstructions.MIAuditLog.doExecute(MI
AuditLog.java:151)
at oracle.bpm.bpmn.engine.microkernel.MIBase.execute(MIBase.java:34)
at
oracle.bpm.bpmn.engine.microkernel.MISequenceBlock.doExecute(MISequenceBlock.j
ava:68)
at oracle.bpm.bpmn.engine.microkernel.MIBase.execute(MIBase.java:34)
at
oracle.bpm.bpmn.engine.microkernel.MISequenceBlock.doExecute(MISequenceBlock.j
ava:68)
at oracle.bpm.bpmn.engine.microkernel.MIBase.execute(MIBase.java:34)
at oracle.bpm.bpmn.engine.microkernel.MIIfBlock.doExecute(MIIfBlock.java:88)
at oracle.bpm.bpmn.engine.microkernel.MIBase.execute(MIBase.java:34)
at
oracle.bpm.bpmn.engine.microkernel.MicroInstructionContext.callMicroInstructio
n(MicroInstructionContext.java:201)
at

Cause

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