Java.lang.nullpointerexception Error Occurs when Attempting to Export Certain Change Order Objects to PDX Format

(Doc ID 1436679.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Agile PLM Framework - Version to [Release 9.3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to export certain change order objects to PDX format, the following error occurs.

Error in UI:
- java.lang.NullPointerException
- An error occurred during export..

Error in application server logs:

at com.agile.extract.server.PDXService.processExport92(
at com.agile.extract.server.ExtractService.processExport(
at com.agile.extract.server.ExtractService.extract(
at com.agile.extract.server.ExtractSessionBean.extractPDX(
at com.agile.extract.server.ExtractSessionBean.extractPDX(

What is working:
Some change order objects are able to be exported to PDX format

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Log into Web Client
2. Search for one of the change orders having the issue
3. Click on Actions | Export
4. Choose PDX as the output format
5. Select the following content and Export
- Cover Page, Page Two, Page Three, Affected Items
6. Will see the error


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