Using Agile PPM Web Client While Trying to Edit Content Rule in Content Tab Using Edit Rule Button or Content's Quick View System Returns java.lang.NullPointerException (Doc ID 2205577.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Agile Product Portfolio Management - Version 9.3.2.0 to 9.3.5.0 [Release 9.3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 9.3.2.0 version, Web client (PPM)

System returns java.lang.NullPointerException while trying to edit Content Rule in Content tab using Edit Rule button OR content's Quick View.

Error

java.lang.NullPointerException

 

Steps to Reproduce

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

  1. Login into web client as admin.
  2. Create a project P1 with sub tasks and gates.
  3. Add contents to sub tasks and gates.
  4. Login to web client as a user USER1 who is not the owner of project P1 and its sub tasks or gates.
  5. Try to edit Content Rule in Content tab using Edit Rule button OR content's Quick View.

USER1 who is not the owner of project P1 is able to edit its Content Rule even without Read Privilege on 'Content.Related To' attribute, encounter the error which displays a blank page with a Close button on it.

Changes

 

Cause

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