Positions Hierarchy Editor Shows Error Your Userarea Applet Has Caused A Runtime Exception (Doc ID 1151488.1)

Last updated on JULY 19, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Human Resources - Version 11.5.10.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to open a Position Hierarchy Diagrammer with Open Editor, the following error occurs.

Your userarea applet has caused a runtime exception, the applet will be terminated to ensure continued functioning of your form.

Your userarea applet has caused a runtime exception, the applet will be terminated to ensure continued functioning of your form.
java.lang.IllegalArgumentException
at java.sql.Date.valueOf(Unknown Source)
at oracle.apps.per.hierarchy.common.PosKeyInfo.getFactory(PosKeyInfo.java:164)
at oracle.apps.per.hierarchy.client.PosTreeViewer.getKeyInfoFactory(PosTreeViewer.java:170)
at oracle.apps.fnd.hierarchy.client.TreeViewer.init(TreeViewer.java:303)
at oracle.apps.per.hierarchy.client.PosTreeViewer.init(PosTreeViewer.java:107)
at oracle.apps.fnd.formsClient.AppletAdapter.makeNewApplet(AppletAdapter.java:437)
at oracle.apps.fnd.formsClient.AppletAdapter.handleMessage(AppletAdapter.java:262)
at oracle.apps.fnd.formsClient.AppletAdapter.setProperty(AppletAdapter.java:199)
at oracle.forms.handler.ComponentItem.setCustomProperty(Unknown Source)
at oracle.forms.handler.ComponentItem.onUpdate(Unknown Source)
at oracle.forms.handler.JavaContainer.onUpdate(Unknown Source)
at oracle.forms.handler.UICommon.onUpdate(Unknown Source)
at oracle.forms.engine.Runform.onUpdateHandler(Unknown Source)
at oracle.forms.engine.Runform.processMessage(Unknown Source)
at oracle.forms.engine.Runform.processSet(Unknown Source)
at oracle.forms.engine.Runform.onMessageReal(Unknown Source)
at oracle.forms.engine.Runform.onMessage(Unknown Source)
at oracle.forms.engine.Runform.processEventEnd(Unknown Source)
at oracle.ewt.lwAWT.LWComponent.redispatchEvent(Unknown Source)
at oracle.ewt.lwAWT.LWComponent.processEvent(Unknown Source)
at java.awt.Component.dispatchEventImpl(Unknown Source)
at java.awt.Container.dispatchEventImpl(Unknown Source)
at java.awt.Component.dispatchEvent(Unknown Source)
at java.awt.KeyboardFocusManager.redispatchEvent(Unknown Source)
at java.awt.Default

 

 

Steps to Reproduce:
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Global HRMS > Work structures > Position > Diagrammer > Open editor

 

Cause

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