NPE In OIM Logs When A Request Is Generated But Request Processing Is Successful

(Doc ID 2215213.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Identity Manager - Version 11.1.2.3.4 to 11.1.2.3.161018 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You've created a UDF of type Checkbox, and added it to the "Modify User" page as described in "7.5 Adding a Custom Attribute" of the OIM Administrator's Guide. In addition, you have created a Workflow Approval Rule for Modify User Profile that points to the AutoApproval composite to allow users to modify their information without Admin approval. After making these changes, you observe that when users do modify their own information, the request is successful but there is a NullPointerException logged, e.g.:



Cause

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