Update Reporting Currency Name Get NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION Error (Doc ID 1962305.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 23, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle General Ledger - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.1.3 version, Setup forms and programs

When attempting to update Reporting Currency name, the following error occurs.

ERROR
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You have encountered an unexpected error. Please contact the System Administrator for assistance.
Click here for exception details.

Exception details:

oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperException(OAException.java:912)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperException(OAException.java:886)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperInvocationTargetException(OAException.java:1009)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.OAUtility.invokeMethod(OAUtility.java:211)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.OAUtility.invokeMethod(OAUtility.java:153)
.....
## Detail 0 ##
java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.gl.asflow.config.server.GLLedgerConfigurationsAMImpl.initializeALCBalanceCreate(GLLedgerConfigurationsAMImpl.java:5627)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)
.......


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login as General Ledger responsibility
2. Navigate to Setup > Financials > Accounting Setup Manager > Accounting Setups
3. Find the ledger and click update button.
4. Click update button to modify reporting currency assignment then error page comes up:
You have encountered an unexpected error. Please contact the System Administrator for assistance.
Click here for exception details.

Cause

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