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When EOF Is Entered Instead of a Right Password When Executing StartComponent or StopComponent, a NullpointerException in OHS 12c Is Returned (Doc ID 2099125.1)

Last updated on APRIL 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When executing startComponent or stopComponent and an EOF is entered instead of a right password, a  NullpointerException is returned  in OHS 12c. 

Steps to reproduce issue:

1) Start a nodemanager.
2) Run ohs1

3) Enter "Ctrl + d" on "Please enter Node Manager password:"

4) NullpointerException is returned.


$ bin/ ohs1
Starting system Component ohs1 ...

Initializing WebLogic Scripting Tool (WLST) ...

Welcome to WebLogic Server Administration Scripting Shell

Type help() for help on available commands

Reading domain from

Please enter Node Manager password:
Error: java.lang.NullPointerException
Exiting WebLogic Scripting Tool.



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