Checkboxes Not Being Checked

(Doc ID 435733.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 16, 2009

Applies to:

Oracle Clinical Remote Data Capture Option - Version: 4.5.1
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

On 4.5.1 in Production:
When attempting to print the PDR report using the Command line, the PDF generation does not work
correctly for checkbox items. Pages with checkbox items are generated, but the
checkboxes are displayed empty.
The following error messages show up in the command box:

ERROR
[][][EXCEPTION] java.lang.NullPointerException
at java.lang.String.indexOf(Unknown Source)
at oracle.apps.xdo.template.pdf.util.FormUtil.getAPKey(FormUtil.java:2982)
at
oracle.apps.xdo.template.pdf.convert.PDFConverter.convertToFlat(PDFConverter.jav
a:153)
at oracle.apps.xdo.template.pdf.convert.PDFConverter.convertToFlat(PDFConverter.jav
a:100)
at oracle.apps.xdo.template.FormProcessor.process(FormProcessor.java:1679)
at oracle.apps.xdo.template.FormProcessor.process(FormProcessor.java:1769)
at
oracle.pharma.rdc.pdr.PatientDataReport.generate(PatientDataReport.java:202)
at
oracle.pharma.rdc.pdr.PatientDataReport.generateFull(PatientDataReport.java:586)

at oracle.pharma.rdc.pdr.PatientDataReport.main(PatientDataReport.java:984)

-- Steps To Reproduce:
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1) Run the PDR report in command line:

RunPDR.cmd -st <study name> -si <site name> -u <username> -l <output directory> -aud -disc

Cause

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