Error In Batch Controller (Doc ID 1450848.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version 7.3.1.0.0 to 7.4.0.0.0 [Release 7.3.1 to 7.4.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 24-Jan-2014

Symptoms

 On :  7.3.1 + Overlay Patch (Patch 9864771) version, Batch Scheduler

When attempting to use timed events, the following error occurs.

ERROR
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java.lang.NullPointerException


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

Start the Batch Controller, which uses timed events. Do not specify any File parameter (It was not required on 7.3).

BUSINESS IMPACT
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Not able to execute the timed event Jobs, which use to work fine on 7.3.1

Cause

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