Java.lang.NullPointerException Error Faced on Starting DBCA or NETCA after Applying BP 24922870

(Doc ID 2229602.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 27, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.2]
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)


 After applying Oracle Bundle Patch (BP) 24922870, NETCA or DBCA do not work anymore -

Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.cluster.cmdtools.CmdToolUtil.executeLocally(
at oracle.cluster.cmdtools.GETCRSHOMEUtil.getCRS_HOME(
at oracle.cluster.cmdtools.GETCRSHOMEUtil.getCRS_HOME(
at oracle.cluster.deployment.ClusterwareInfo.getConfiguredCRSHome(
at oracle.sysman.assistants.util.hasi.HAUtils.getConfiguredGridHome(



 Bundle Patch (patch 24922870) is applied.



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