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Customer UI: Error updaing party name when OBJECT_VERSION_NUMBER is null (Doc ID 2166616.1)

Last updated on MARCH 05, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Receivables - Version 12.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 12.1.3 version, Customers Module

Customer UI: Error updating party name when OBJECT_VERSION_NUMBER is null

The error occurs when the hz_parties.object_version_number is NULL. 120.15.12010000.30 2016/03/15 02:33:54

In case getPartyOVN(paramString2) returns null, it code throws a NullPointerException

java.lang.NullPointerException at at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke( at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke( at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke( at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.OAUtility.invokeMethod( at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.OAUtility.invokeMethod( at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.OAApplicationModuleImpl.invokeMethod( at at

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Try to update customer in Customer Form


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