NullPointerException is Thrown after Installing Hotfix 99641 on WLS Clustered Environment (Doc ID 975692.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 24, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Business Process Management Suite - Version 10.3.1 to 10.3.1 [Release AS10gR3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 05-Feb-2013***

Symptoms

After applying HF build# #99641, re-creating BPM apps, re-deploying BPM apps into WLS clustered environment, a java.lang.NullPointerException is thrown and the Engine does not start.

The stack trace that can seen is as follows:

Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException:
at fuego.ejbengine.cluster.DistributedEJBNotifyQueue.isMasterNode(DistributedEJBNotifyQueue.java:48)
at fuego.ejbengine.cluster.DistributedEJBNotifyQueue.sendFirstEngineMessageToPAPI(DistributedEJBNotifyQueue.java:41)
at fuego.ejbengine.service.EJBNotifyQueue.start(EJBNotifyQueue.java:181)
at fuego.server.service.NotifyQueue.changeRunLevel(NotifyQueue.java:91)
at fuego.server.service.AbstractService.setRunLevel(AbstractService.java:52)
at fuego.ejbengine.cluster.DistributedEJBNotifyQueue.initialize(DistributedEJBNotifyQueue.java:35)
at fuego.ejbengine.cluster.ClusterObjectFactory.initializeNotifyQueue(ClusterObjectFactory.java:63)
at fuego.ejbengine.Engine.startServices(Engine.java:398)
at fuego.ejbengine.Engine.start(Engine.java:120)
at fuego.ejbengine.servlet.AbstractSchedulerServlet.init(AbstractSchedulerServlet.java:91)

Changes

HotFix 99641 was applied

Cause

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