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Using ODI with VCS and Selecting "Version Tree" Results In "java.lang.NullPointerException" (Doc ID 2390052.1)

Last updated on MAY 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Data Integrator - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In an environment where Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) is configured with a Version Control System (VCS), such as Apache Subversion (SVN) or Git, when selecting to see the "Version Tree" of a mapping that has several versions in VCS in left navigation in Designer the following error occurs:

An error has occurred. Click Details for information that may be useful when diagnosing or reporting this problem.

at oracle.odi.ui.vcs.svn.SvnVhvQuery.setParent(
at oracle.odi.ui.vcs.svn.SvnVhvQuery.createBranchResources(
at oracle.odi.ui.vcs.svn.SvnVhvQuery.getVersionTree(
at oracle.odi.ui.vcs.svn.SvnVhvQuery.getVersionTree(
at oracle.ide.vhv.VHVQuery.query(
at oracle.ide.vhv.VHVViewer._openImpl(
at oracle.ide.vhv.VHVViewer.access$600(
at oracle.ide.vhv.VHVViewer$5.doInBackground(
at oracle.ide.vhv.VHVViewer$5.doInBackground(
at javax.swing.SwingWorker$
at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor.runWorker(
at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$

To reproduce:

  1. Login to ODI Studio versioned repository, ie:
  2. In Designer, right-click on a mapping that has several versions in VCS, select "Version", "Version Tree"

    => notice the error




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