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EmptyStackException Received When Search is Performed (Doc ID 2187331.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Commerce Guided Search / Oracle Commerce Experience Manager - Version 11.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After upgrading to Oracle Commerce 11.2, when testing the storefront application, a search results in the error, reported below.


11:43:10,785 ERROR [] (http-/ site:CRS In EndecaSearch at method doQueryForRecordCount() :: java.util.EmptyStackException
at java.util.Stack.peek( [rt.jar:1.8.0_101]
at com.endeca.content.ContentExceptionFactory.makeExceptionPrefix(


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Migrate to Oracle Commerce 11.2
2. Navigate to the Storefront application.
3. Attempt to search.
4. See the error reported in the logging.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot search on the application store front.


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