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Calling BIP Webservice From An Action Results In Error (Doc ID 2492685.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 22, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Sales Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
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I have followed the Doc ID 2150332.1 to calling BIP web service. However, I got the message once submit it:

Exception in expression "ReceivableBalance_c" object function eee() : java.lan-g.NullPointerException : Cannot invoke method runReport() on null object
 at "ReceivableBalance_c" object function eee() line 9

Steps to reproduce the issues:
1. Register web service in Application Composer
2. Create an Action in Application Composer > Actions and Links under Custom Object
3. Create script submit Web service for the Action (step 2)
4. Add Action to page
5. Go to page and click button --> error message is show

Groovy script:

def reportRequest =
byPassCache :true,
flattenXML :false,
reportAbsolutePath :'/Shared Folders/KPMG Application Core Objects/Reports/XX Receivable Balance.xdo',
sizeOfDataChunkDownload :2000,

def report = adf.webServices.PublicReportService.runReport(reportRequest, 'ng','**********');
println('test in report');


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