satellite:form Tag Throws NullPointerException (Doc ID 1678353.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Sites - Version 11.1.1.8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

When using Vanity URLs from a new browser session, the <satellite:form> tag throws an exception.

The error is:

[ERROR] [avisports/AVIArticle/testSatelliteForm] [fatwire.logging.cs.jsp] | Exception in doStartTag() in tag com.fatwire.satellite.jsp.Form in page 'avisports/AVIArticle/testSatelliteForm' in element 'AVIArticle/testSatelliteForm' errno: 0 errdetail: 0
java.lang.NullPointerException
    at com.fatwire.satellite.Satellite.formStartTag(Satellite.java:817)
    at com.fatwire.satellite.jsp.Form.doStartTag(Form.java:61)
    at com.openmarket.framework.jsp.Base.doStartTag(Base.java:192)
    at org.apache.jsp.jsp.cs_005fdeployed.AVIArticle.testSatelliteForm_jsp._jspx_meth_satellite_005fform_005f0(testSatelliteForm_jsp.java:206)
    at org.apache.jsp.jsp.cs_005fdeployed.AVIArticle.testSatelliteForm_jsp._jspService(testSatelliteForm_jsp.java:165)
    at org.apache.jasper.runtime.HttpJspBase.service(HttpJspBase.java:70)

Solution

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