Global Deployment Return Fails When Location Field is Null (Doc ID 1939177.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Human Resources - Version 12.2 HRMS RUP4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to Initiate Return for any deployed employee the following error occurs.

ERROR
-----------------------
You have encountered an unexpected error.....

## Detail 0 ##
java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.per.deployment.server.PersonDeploymentProposalAMImpl.getDeploymentActiveUpdateValues2(PersonDeploymentProposalAMImpl.java:1744)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)


AME is used (user's supervisor) for all actions.


Steps to Reproduce:
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Query proposal for an transferred employee

2. Click 'Initiate Return'

3.  Error received as listed above

Cause

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