Cannot edit Service Actions via Component Wizard due to NullPointerException Error

(Doc ID 1681281.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 21, 2017

Applies to:

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


When modifying a custom component, editing a service action may fail with an error as follows:

  1. In ComponentWizard, open the target component
  2. In "Resource Definition" tab, choose "service" type resource
  3. In right pane (shows defined services), choose a service and click [Edit]
  4. In "Edit Service" dialog, choose an action in "Actions" table
  5. click [Edit] button
    --> the Action edit dialog cannot be launched and following error is reported in the command output:



This issue occurs when trying to edit a service action whose Error Message section is null


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