NullPointerException While Opening Password Policy in OIM Identity Console "IAM-3053039 : Error occurred while searching for password policies" (Doc ID 2046490.1)

Last updated on MAY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Identity Manager - Version 11.1.1.3.0 and later
Oracle Virtual Directory - Version 11.1.1.9.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After creating a password policy with a dictionary.

Refresh change and open the password policy.

Hit error:

IAM-3053039 : Error occurred while searching for password policies:
  Exception Description: The method [setDictionaryLocation] on the object is
  throwing an exception.

STEPS:
  1) Login to identity console
  2) Manage tab
  3) Click Policies -> Password Policy
  4) The new tab opens for password policy and error is seen on UI as follows:
  .
  IAM-3053039 : Error occurred while searching for password policies:
  Exception Description: The method [setDictionaryLocation] on the object is
  throwing an exception.
  Argument:
 
 [/u01/app/oracle/product/fmw/iam111130/server/pdit_sox_password_validation_words.txt]
  Internal Exception: java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException
  Target Invocation Exception: java.lang.NullPointerException
  Mapping: org.eclipse.persistence.mappings.DirectToFieldMapping[dictionaryLocation-->PWR
  .PWR_DICTIONARY_LOCATION]
  Descriptor: RelationalDescriptor(oracle.iam.passwordmgmt.vo.OimPasswordPolicy
  --> [DatabaseTable(PWR)])

Cause

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