Buyer Work Center - Clicking Header After Save Causes Error - java.lang.NullPointerException

(Doc ID 1982663.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 19, 2017

Applies to:

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


On : 12.1.3 version, Purchase Order

Java Error when creating a new BPA from BWC

Recently upgraded from 12.1.1 to 12.1.3 RPC2+. they are getting now a Java error when creating a BPA from BWC.

Replication Steps:
1. Create a new BPA from BWC
2. Fill in all required fields at header level
3. Click on Save
4. Click on Lines Tab
5. Click back on Header Tab
6. Java error shows up

You have encountered an error. Please contact the System Administrator for assistance.

Error Page  
Exception Details.  
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperException(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAPageErrorHandler.prepareException(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAPageErrorHandler.processErrors(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAPageBean.processFormRequest(


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