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NullPointerException When Trying To Create A Validation Group On Account Key Flexfield In WebADI (Doc ID 1576495.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 02, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Web Applications Desktop Integrator - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On Oracle Applications release 12.1.3, receiving a NullPointerException when trying to create a validation group on Account Key Flexfield in WebADI.

Steps to reproduce:
1. Try to create a custom integration using WebAdi.
2. Try to create a validation group for the Accounting Flexfield.
3. Set up a new attribute and mapped it to the COA group created.
4. Then map the other fields in the table to this group.
5. When trying to preview the excel sheet, the following error results:

8/8/13 3:49 PM AJPRequestHandler-HTTPThreadGroup-21 CRITICAL ERROR BneAbstractXMLServlet.doRequest(), fatal exception: java.lang.NullPointerException
8/8/13 3:49 PM AJPRequestHandler-HTTPThreadGroup-21 CRITICAL ERROR java.lang.NullPointerException
  at oracle.apps.bne.utilities.BneViewerServerUtils.getFlexListOfValues(
  at oracle.apps.bne.integrator.document.BneOAExcelViewer.appendParentListOfValuesColumn(
  at oracle.apps.bne.integrator.document.BneOAExcelViewer.appendParentMethods(
  at oracle.apps.bne.integrator.document.BneOAExcelViewer.appendActiveSheet(
  at oracle.apps.bne.integrator.document.BneOAExcelViewer.getViewerBean(
  at oracle.apps.bne.integrator.document.BneViewerXMLService.handleRequest(


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