Error: "Logs.Apply_Actuals.Error_Running_ApplyActualsTask ProjectId: #### java.lang.NullPointerException" When Applying Actuals After Upgrading to 16.2.11.0

(Doc ID 2349435.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 22, 2018

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 16.2.11.0 to 16.2.11.0 [Release 16.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to Apply Actuals to one or more projects in P6 Web or the P6 Professional client application, the job shows "Completed with errors" and the following errors occur in the P6WebAccess.html log:

ERROR DB Id: 1 com.primavera.applyactuals.ApplyActualsTask - logs.apply_actuals.error_running_applyactualstask ProjectId: ####
java.lang.NullPointerException
  at com.primavera.jobsvc.common.LogMessage.(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.jobsvc.common.LogMessage.(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.applyactuals.ApplyActualsTask.run(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.applyactuals.ApplyActuals.runJob(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.jobsvc.common.JobServiceExecutable.c(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.jobsvc.common.JobServiceExecutable.a(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.jobsvc.common.JobServiceExecutable.runAsapJob(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.jobsvc.common.JobServiceExecutor.runAsapJob(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.bre.SubSystemFacadeImpl.asapApplyActuals(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.bo.remotable.JobSubmitter.submitAsapJob(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.bo.remotable.qproxy.JobSubmitter.submitAsapJob(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.bo.DBJobSubmitter.submitAsapJob(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.bo.services.helper.SubmitJob.execute(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.bo.services.helper.SubmitJob.execute(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.bo.remotable.AsyncJobSvcHdlr$TxnJob.execute(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.infr.threadpool.ThreadPoolImpl.run(Unknown Source)
  at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:745)

ERROR DB Id: 1 com.primavera.applyactuals.ApplyActuals - logs.apply_actuals.apply_actuals_failedJobInfo [m_jobId=9196, m_jobName=WEB1516140580__4388__, m_jobType=JT_ApplyActuals, m_lastRunDate=null, m_nextStart=null, m_recurType=RT_WebASAP, m_sequenceNum=70, m_status=JS_Running, m_updateDate=2018-01-16 17:09:40.0, m_userId=91, m_workerHost=win2012r2std::4420]
com.primavera.applyactuals.ApplyActualsException:
  at com.primavera.applyactuals.ApplyActualsTask.run(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.applyactuals.ApplyActuals.runJob(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.jobsvc.common.JobServiceExecutable.c(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.jobsvc.common.JobServiceExecutable.a(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.jobsvc.common.JobServiceExecutable.runAsapJob(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.jobsvc.common.JobServiceExecutor.runAsapJob(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.bre.SubSystemFacadeImpl.asapApplyActuals(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.bo.remotable.JobSubmitter.submitAsapJob(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.bo.remotable.qproxy.JobSubmitter.submitAsapJob(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.bo.DBJobSubmitter.submitAsapJob(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.bo.services.helper.SubmitJob.execute(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.bo.services.helper.SubmitJob.execute(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.bo.remotable.AsyncJobSvcHdlr$TxnJob.execute(Unknown Source)
  at com.primavera.infr.threadpool.ThreadPoolImpl.run(Unknown Source)
  at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:745)

 

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

  1. Log in to P6 Web or P6 Professional connected to an EPPM database.
  2. Open one or more projects.
  3. Go to the Activities screen and select Actions --> Apply Actuals.
  4. The View Service Status screen shows job Status is "Completed with errors".
  5. View reported errors in the P6WebAccess.html log.

Changes

 

Cause

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