Null Pointer Exception For Read-only User in Setup and Maintenance (Doc ID 2263772.1)

Last updated on MAY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Global Human Resources Cloud Service - Version 11.1.11.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.11.1.0.0 version, Global Human Resources

When attempting to access Setup and Maintenance page by a read only user,
the following error occurs.

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. Navigator>Setup and Maintenance
2. Search for task Name 'Manage Administrator Profile Value'
3. Click the Go to Task icon
4. Search for Profile Option Code FND_READ_ONLY_MODE
5. Highlight the returned record in the Search Results region
6. In the FND_READ_ONLY_MODE: Profile Values region click the Add icon
7. Select the Profile Level of User, enter the User Name and set the Profile Value to ENABLED
8. Click Save and Close
9. Log in as the user and test for read-only access in Setup and Maintenance
10. Error message is received.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, read only users cannot access setup and maintenance page

Cause

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