Custom Event Of Type Shipment Special Service Gives Error When Used In Agents To Raise Event

(Doc ID 1186814.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Transportation Management - Version: 6.1.0 to 6.1.3 - Release: 6.1 to 6.1
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When creating two agents, both of the type SHIPMENT SPECIAL SERVICE, one of them having the Raise Custom Event action in it, which calls the 2nd agent, the Custom event created for this purpose is also of the type SHIPMENT SPECIAL SERIVCE, whenever the custom event is raised, the following NPE is thrown:

2010-08-10 04:25:37.114 801609 Error Exception java.lang.NullPointerException

at  glog.comm.parameter.ParameterFactory.fromCommandLine(
at glog.server.agent.utility.RaiseEvent.getEventTopicToRaise(
at glog.server.agent.utility.RaiseEvent.execute(
at glog.server.agent.ActionWorkflow.execute(
at glog.server.workflow.WorkflowSessionBean.execute(
at glog.server.workflow.WorkflowSessionServerSideEJBWrapper.execute(
at glog.server.workflow.WorkflowManager.execute(
at glog.server.workflow.Trigger.trigger(
at glog.util.event.MemoryEventQueueRunnable.processEvent(


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