JAVA.LANG.NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION ADDING BLANK EVENT ASSOCIATION

(Doc ID 2382590.1)

Last updated on APRIL 10, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Utilities Network Management System - Version 1.12.0.3 to 2.3.0.2.0 [Release 1.12 to 2.3]
Oracle Network Management for Utilities - DMS - Version 1.12.0.3 to 2.3.0.1.0 [Release 1.12 to 2.3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 1.12.0.3 version, Web Switching

If you attempt to do an "Add Event Association" and leave the Event field blank, a java.lang.NullPointerException error appears.

Steps to reproduce:

1. Login to NMS Web Workspace
2. Go to File, Open Switching Sheet
3. Open an Existing Switching Sheet ( Emergency)
4. Go to Steps Section, Select the "+" Green Icon in Event and Crews, Opens up Add Event Association window
5. In Add Event Association window, Click OK

Result : Getting java.lang.NullPointerException when clicked OK

Expected an Error message saying no event was entered.

ERROR
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java.lang.NullPointerException




STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login to NMS Web Workspace
2. Go to File, Open Switching Sheet
3. Open an Existing Switching Sheet ( Emergency)
4. Go to Steps Section, Select the "+" Green Icon in Event and Crews, Opens up Add Event Association window
5. In Add Event Association window, Click OK


BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users do not get proper error

Cause

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