Getting "java.lang.NullPointerException" Exception While Clicking on "Return to Application" after Personalization (Doc ID 1944861.1)

Last updated on MAY 02, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Self-Service Human Resources - Version 12.2.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.2.4 version, Talent Profile

When attempting to return to application after Personalization by clicking on link "Return to Application", the following error occurs.

oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperException(OAException.java:912)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanHelper.processRequest(OAWebBeanHelper.java:647)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanContainerHelper.processRequest(OAWebBeanContainerHelper.java:267)
  ...
  ...
## Detail 0 ##
java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.per.talentprofile.webui.TMProfileCO.setupContext(TMProfileCO.java:356)
at oracle.apps.per.talentprofile.webui.TMProfileCO.processRequest(TMProfileCO.java:159)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanHelper.processRequest(OAWebBeanHelper.java:631)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanContainerHelper.processRequest(OAWebBeanContainerHelper.java:267)
  ...
  ...


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

1. Go into responsibility 'Manager Self-Service'.
2. Navigate to the function 'Talent Profile'.
3. Click the “Personalize Page” link.
4. Make required changes.
5. Click Yes
6. Click the "Return to Application" link
7. Then the application throws OA exception.
8. Click on hyperlink "here" and the above OA Exception error stack is thrown.



Cause

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