NullPointerException When Extending SOA Domain With ESS

(Doc ID 2186890.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 26, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle SOA Suite - Version to [Release 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When trying to extend the SOA domain with ESS through, the wizard fails at the final step with the exception below:

2016-09-23 17:01:17,958 SEVERE [69] - Domain Extension Application Failed!

Reason: java.lang.NullPointerException


java.lang.NullPointerException java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.wsm.seeding.SeedConfigurationProcessor.start(
Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.wsm.seeding.SeedConfigurationProcessor.start(
... 2 more



This issue is only seen after the data sources, specifically mds-owsm-jdbc.xml, were updated to use the TNS Connect Descriptor format:  



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