Global Deployment Function Not Working - java error (Doc ID 1914260.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

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


On : 12.1.3 version, Core HR - General

A deployment proposal is created and initiated.
After the initiation is completed there is no error but the proposal status remains as 'Draft'.
Press the edit button to edit the draft proposal and get error

Error Page
Exception Details.
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: java.lang.NullPointerException
## Detail 0 ##
at oracle.apps.per.deployment.server.PersonDeploymentProposalAMImpl.handleDyplTypeSelectionEvent(
at oracle.apps.per.deployment.server.PersonDeploymentProposalAMImpl.initDeploymentTypePVO(
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Log in Page >> QuEST HRIS Singapore >> People >> Global Deployments
2. Search for an find existing proposal
3. Click on Initiate Deployment >> Click on Yes
4. Click on “OK”
5. Get confirmation that the proposal has been initaited6. Check status of proposal (Draft)
6. Click Update icon and see error page


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