XDOBURSTREP: Bursting Generate Self Printed Payment Summary XML (Australia) (XML Publisher Report Bursting Program) Fails with NullPointerException (Doc ID 2135827.1)

Last updated on MAY 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle HRMS (Australia) - Version 12.1 HRMS RUP8 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Problem Statement:

"Bursting Generate Self Printed Payment Summary XML (Australia) (XML Publisher Report Bursting Program)" spawned from the parent program "Email Australian Payment Summaries" fails with the following error.

XML/BI Publisher Version : X.X.X
Updating request description
Retrieving XML request information
Preparing parameters
--Exception
null
java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.xdo.oa.cp.JCP4XDOBurstingEngine.getControlFile(JCP4XDOBurstingEngine.java:421)
at oracle.apps.xdo.oa.cp.JCP4XDOBurstingEngine.runProgram(JCP4XDOBurstingEngine.java:250)
at oracle.apps.fnd.cp.request.Run.main(Run.java:156)

 

 

Steps to Reproduce:

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

  1.  Run "Email Australian Payment Summaries".
  2.  Child program "Bursting Generate Self Printed Payment Summary XML (Australia) (XML Publisher Report Bursting Program)" fails with the error.

Cause

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