SOA 11g: Unable to Edit DB Adapter for Existing Projects - NullPointerException (Doc ID 1489774.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle SOA Platform - Version 11.1.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

SOA 11.1.1.6

Opening SOA composite from older SOA release using JDev which uses DBAdapter, it won't start Adapter Wizard when we trie to modify the endpoint.
When JDeveloper is started in console mode the following exception is seen in the console when attempting to edit DB Adapter endpoint:

java.lang.NullPointerException
  at oracle.tip.tools.ide.adapters.designtime.adapter.techAdapterWizard._createWizard(techAdapterWizard.java:455)
  at oracle.tip.tools.ide.adapters.designtime.adapter.techAdapterWizard.init(techAdapterWizard.java:317)
  at oracle.tip.tools.ide.adapters.designtime.adapter.techAdapterWizard.(techAdapterWizard.java:208)
  at oracle.tip.tools.ide.adapters.designtime.adapter.DbScaEndpointImpl.displayServiceEditor(DbScaEndpointImpl.java:118)
  at oracle.tip.tools.ide.fabric.gui.diagram.DiagramAdapter.callEdit(DiagramAdapter.java:354)
  at oracle.tip.tools.ide.fabric.gui.controls.DiagramNodePopupHandler.actionPerformed(DiagramNodePopupHandler.java:248)
  at javax.swing.AbstractButton.fireActionPerformed(AbstractButton.java:1995)
  at javax.swing.AbstractButton$Handler.actionPerformed(AbstractButton.java:2318)
  at javax.swing.DefaultButtonModel.fireActionPerformed(DefaultButtonModel.java:387)
  at javax.swing.DefaultButtonModel.setPressed(DefaultButtonModel.java:242)
  at javax.swing.AbstractButton.doClick(AbstractButton.java:357)
  at javax.swing.plaf.basic.BasicMenuItemUI.doClick(BasicMenuItemUI.java:809)
  at javax.swing.plaf.basic.BasicMenuItemUI$Handler.mouseReleased(BasicMenuItemUI.java:850)
  at java.awt.Component.processMouseEvent(Component.java:6289)
  at javax.swing.JComponent.processMouseEvent(JComponent.java:3267)
  at java.awt.Component.processEvent(Component.java:6054)
  at java.awt.Container.processEvent(Container.java:2041)
  at java.awt.Component.dispatchEventImpl(Component.java:4652)
  at java.awt.Container.dispatchEventImpl(Container.java:2099)
  at java.awt.Component.dispatchEvent(Component.java:4482)
  at java.awt.LightweightDispatcher.retargetMouseEvent(Container.java:4577)
  at java.awt.LightweightDispatcher.processMouseEvent(Container.java:4238)
  at java.awt.LightweightDispatcher.dispatchEvent(Container.java:4168)
  at java.awt.Container.dispatchEventImpl(Container.java:2085)
  at java.awt.Window.dispatchEventImpl(Window.java:2478)
  at java.awt.Component.dispatchEvent(Component.java:4482)
  at java.awt.EventQueue.dispatchEventImpl(EventQueue.java:644)
  at java.awt.EventQueue.access$000(EventQueue.java:85)
  at java.awt.EventQueue$1.run(EventQueue.java:603)
  at java.awt.EventQueue$1.run(EventQueue.java:601)
  at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
  at java.security.AccessControlContext$1.doIntersectionPrivilege(AccessControlContext.java:87)
  at java.security.AccessControlContext$1.doIntersectionPrivilege(AccessControlContext.java:98)
  at java.awt.EventQueue$2.run(EventQueue.java:617)
  at java.awt.EventQueue$2.run(EventQueue.java:615)
  at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
  at java.security.AccessControlContext$1.doIntersectionPrivilege(AccessControlContext.java:87)
  at java.awt.EventQueue.dispatchEvent(EventQueue.java:614)
  at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpOneEventForFilters(EventDispatchThread.java:269)
  at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEventsForFilter(EventDispatchThread.java:184)
  at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEventsForHierarchy(EventDispatchThread.java:174)
  at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEvents(EventDispatchThread.java:169)
  at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEvents(EventDispatchThread.java:161)
  at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.run(EventDispatchThread.java:122)

 

Cause

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