Bi Publisher Reports Failing After AERS 4.6.1.13 iPatch MSG-00400: Unhandled Java Exception: java.lang.NullPointerException (Doc ID 762207.1)

Last updated on JULY 02, 2009

Applies to:

Adverse Event Reporting System - Version: 4.6.1.13
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

BI Publisher reports have stopped working, seems to coincide with application of the
patch AERS 4.6.1.13

All BI Publisher PSUR reports fail with the message below.

Terminated with error:
REP-1401: MSG-01000: Report Started
MSG-02000: Obtained the DB Server Attributes
MSG-03000: PRSC Object Created
MSG-00400: Unhandled Java Exception: java.lang.NullPointerException
REP-1401: 'beforereport': Fatal PL/SQL error occurred


Changes

Application of 4.6.1.13 AERS iPatch to an environment that has AERS 4.6.1.10 (BIP Reports) previously applied.

Cause

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