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Java.Lang.Nullpointerexception Error While Login to OFSAA (Doc ID 1384516.1)

Last updated on MARCH 12, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications Infrastructure - Version 7.2.10 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA)


Symptoms

When attempting to login to Infrastructure application after applying 7.2.10 service pack, the following error occurs.

 

ERROR

java.lang.NullPointerException

Catalina.out shows:
...org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext resourcesStart
SEVERE: Error starting static Resources
java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Document base <Tomcat Home>/webapps/<context name> does not exist or is not a readable directory
at org.apache.naming.resources.FileDirContext.setDocBase(FileDirContext.java:142)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.resourcesStart(StandardContext.java:4319)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.start(StandardContext.java:4488)
at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.start(ContainerBase.java:1053)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHost.start(StandardHost.java:840)
at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.start(ContainerBase.java:1053)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardEngine.start(StandardEngine.java:463)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardService.start(StandardService.java:525)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardServer.start(StandardServer.java:754)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Catalina.start(Catalina.java:595)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:597)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.start(Bootstrap.java:289)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.main(Bootstrap.java:414)
  org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext start
SEVERE: Error in resourceStart()

 

STEPS TO REPRODUCE

  1. Applied Service Pack 7.2.10 on top of working 7.2.9 environment
  2. Login to Infrastructure and receive the above error.

Changes

Applied Service Pack 7.2.10 on top of working 7.2.9 environment.

Cause

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