Deployment Failure with IllegalArgumentException "Attempt to set property named description (<property_name>) with value = null (class=null). A null value is not allowed for a required property." (Doc ID 2184928.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 24, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Commerce Merchandising - Version 10.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

A custom programmatic import is used to do a multi-threaded import of many assets and then deploys them.  Frequently Deployment fails with the following IllegalArgumentException.

Changes

The customer upgraded from 10.2.0.2 to 10.2.0.5 and this issue started to occur frequently.

Cause

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