java.lang.NullPointerException Error Selecting "Group Detail" For Repeating Section (Doc ID 2014836.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 11, 2016

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 11.1.1.7.0 to 11.1.1.9.0 [Release 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using 11.1.1.7.0 version BI Publisher,
when attempting to select "Group Detail" for repeating section, the following error occurs:



The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Create a report with multiple repeating sections.
2. Select the "Group Detail" for inner repeating section.
3. Above mentioned error occurs.


Cause

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