Setup>Personnel>Buyers form Errs on Opening With 'You Have Encountered an Unexpected Error'

(Doc ID 1381163.1)

Last updated on JULY 14, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On :  12.1.3
After applying <Patch: 11839172>R12.PO.B with 120.8.12010000.2 when opening the buyers form the following error message is returned:

'You have encountered an unexpected error. Please contact the System Administrator for assistance. Click here for exception details.'

The Exception Details shows the additional error messaging: 

Exception Details.
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: java.lang.NullPointerException at
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperInvocationTargetException( at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.OAUtility.invokeMethod
( 211) at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.
OAApplicationModuleImpl. invokeMethod( at
52) at oracle.apps.po.setup.webui.PurchasingBuyersCO. processFormRequest( at .......
java.lang.NullPointerException at oracle.jbo.server.ViewRowSetImpl.insertRowAtInternal( ) at
at oracle.jbo.server.ViewRowSetImpl.insertRowAt( at

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. From Purchasing navigate to Setup>Personnel>Buyers
2. Exception occurs when attempting to open the form


Applied <Patch: 11839172>R12.PO.B.


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