Java.Lang.Nullpointerexception Attempting To Deploy Esb Services (Doc ID 437311.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 19, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle ESB - Version: 10.1.3.1 and later   [Release: AS10gR3 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 17-Sep-2010***

Symptoms

On 10.1.3.1.0 in Production:
When attempting to deploy ESB services, the following error occurs numerous times in
$ORACLE_HOME/opmn/log/default_group~oc4j_soa~default_group~1.log.

ERROR
07/06/23 13:01:32 java.lang.NullPointerException
07/06/23 13:01:32 at oracle.tip.esb.console.XMLConsoleManagerImpl.exploreEntities(Unknown
Source)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at oracle.tip.esb.console.XMLConsoleManagerImpl.exploreEntities(Unknown
Source)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at
oracle.tip.esb.configuration.servlet.command.ServiceExplorerCommand.execute(Unknown Source)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at oracle.tip.esb.configuration.servlet.CommandServlet.doJob(Unknown Source)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at oracle.tip.esb.configuration.servlet.CommandServlet.doPost(Unknown
Source)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(HttpServlet.java:763)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(HttpServlet.java:856)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at
com.evermind.server.http.ResourceFilterChain.doFilter(ResourceFilterChain.java:64)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at oracle.security.jazn.oc4j.JAZNFilter$1.run(JAZNFilter.java:396)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at javax.security.auth.Subject.doAsPrivileged(Subject.java:517)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at oracle.security.jazn.oc4j.JAZNFilter.doFilter(JAZNFilter.java:410)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at
com.evermind.server.http.ServletRequestDispatcher.invoke(ServletRequestDispatcher.java:622)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at
com.evermind.server.http.ServletRequestDispatcher.forwardInternal(ServletRequestDispatcher.java:369)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at
com.evermind.server.http.HttpRequestHandler.doProcessRequest(HttpRequestHandler.java:865)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at
com.evermind.server.http.HttpRequestHandler.processRequest(HttpRequestHandler.java:447)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at
com.evermind.server.http.AJPRequestHandler.run(AJPRequestHandler.java:302)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at
com.evermind.server.http.AJPRequestHandler.run(AJPRequestHandler.java:190)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at
oracle.oc4j.network.ServerSocketReadHandler$SafeRunnable.run(ServerSocketReadHandler.java:260)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at
com.evermind.util.ReleasableResourcePooledExecutor$MyWorker.run(ReleasableResourcePooledExecutor.jav
a:303)
07/06/23 13:01:32 at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:595)

STEPS
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
Attempt to deploy ESB services.


Cause

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