Bussiness Process Is Not Firing

(Doc ID 2111654.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Sales Cloud Service - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : version, Accounts, Contacts, Households

User created a business process which will send an email alert to the user when it is called from an object workflow.
When the user tried to add the business Process from the Workflow the error is displayed:


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Create a Business Process
2. Create a workflow on the object Account
3. Set the WF condition to: if(CustomerStatus_c == 'LEAD'){return true;}
4. In the WF action section create a new Business Process
5. In the section Business Process Flow Details, in the field Project Name search and select the Business Process created
6. Verify you get the error java.lang.NullPointerException

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot get the approval notification


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