Invoking ServletContext.getRealPath() in archived web applications throws NullPointerException (Doc ID 858783.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 20, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 14-Jun-2011***


Symptoms

When ServletContext.getRealPath() is called from within an archive web application, java.lang.NullPointerException is thrown.

Cause

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