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Serialization Error When Using Af:target ADF Faces Tag (Doc ID 2450582.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In WCP, when using taskflow with fragment jsff contains af:target ADF Faces Tag, it's working fine in integrated server as standalone adf application
When i deploy it to webcenter in shared library, it throw the following exception.

<Jul 23, 2018, 10:03:51,446 AM GST> <Warning> <oracle.adfinternal.view.faces.context.RichExceptionHandler> <BEA-000000> <ADF_FACES-60098:Faces lifecycle receives unhandled exceptions in phase RESTORE_VIEW 1
javax.el.PropertyNotFoundException: /<DIRECTORY>/<JSFF_PAGENAME>.jsff @2,100 binding="#{pageFlowScope.accountSearchBean.searchForm}": Target Unreachable, 'null' returned null
at com.sun.faces.facelets.el.TagValueExpression.setValue(
at javax.faces.component.UIComponent.processEvent(
at oracle.adfinternal.view.faces.lifecycle.LifecycleImpl$EventDeliverer.visit(
at oracle.adfinternal.view.faces.component.visit.VisitCallbackChain.visit(
Caused By: javax.el.PropertyNotFoundException: Target Unreachable, 'null' returned null
at com.sun.el.parser.AstValue.getTarget(
at com.sun.el.parser.AstValue.setValue(
at com.sun.el.ValueExpressionImpl.setValue(
at org.jboss.weld.el.WeldValueExpression.setValue(
at org.jboss.weld.el.WeldValueExpression.setValue(


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