Cannot Apply MICR Fonts To BI Publisher Template - Template Errors (Doc ID 1471360.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 12.1 to 12.2 [Release 12.1 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When a MICR font is created and applied to a BI Publisher template, the concurrent request completes with the following error:

java.lang.NullPointerException
    at oracle.apps.xdo.common.font.TrueTypeFont.readSHORT(TrueTypeFont.java:204)
    at oracle.apps.xdo.common.font.TrueTypeFont.readHhea(TrueTypeFont.java:1042)
    at oracle.apps.xdo.common.font.TrueTypeFont.getAscender(TrueTypeFont.java:1073)
    at oracle.apps.xdo.common.font.TrueTypeFont.getAscent(TrueTypeFont.java:1532)
    at oracle.apps.xdo.common.font.Font.<init>(Font.java:93)
    at oracle.apps.xdo.common.font.FontFactory.getFont(FontFactory.java:566)
    at oracle.apps.xdo.generator.pdf.PDFGenerator.getFont(PDFGenerator.java:1908)
    at oracle.apps.xdo.generator.ProxyGenerator.getFont(ProxyGenerator.java:282)
    at oracle.apps.xdo.template.fo.area.GlyphArea.<init>(GlyphArea.java:102)
    at oracle.apps.xdo.template.fo.elements.FOPCData.createGlphArea(FOPCData.java:412)

 

Changes

 New cloned environment .

Cause

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