The File Upload Operation Does Not Complete with NullPointerException Error

(Doc ID 2030688.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 14, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Agile Product Collaboration - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to attached file to Agile folder, the following error occurs.


  at com.agile.webfs.components.vault.VaultManager.updateChecksum(
  at com.agile.webfs.service.AgileIFSRepository.updateChecksum(
  at com.agile.webfs.components.fileserver.FileServerDispatcher.updateChecksum(
  at com.agile.webfs.components.fileserver.client.AgileContentServiceLocalStub.updateChecksum(
  at com.agile.webfs.components.controller.jqueryuploadplugin.UploadServlet.doPost(
  at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(
  at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(
  at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.internalDoFilter(
  at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.doFilter(
  at org.apache.tomcat.websocket.server.WsFilter.doFilter(


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login to Agile
2. Open an object
3. Add an attachment to the object


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