Compare Items Function Gives Unexpected Error at java.util.StringTokenizer.<init>(StringTokenizer.java:199)

(Doc ID 2185428.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

On : 12.1.3 version,


When attempting to compare items,
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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## Detail 0 ##
java.lang.NullPointerException
at java.util.StringTokenizer.<init>(StringTokenizer.java:199)
at java.util.StringTokenizer.(StringTokenizer.java:221)
at oracle.apps.icx.icatalog.shopping.webui.ShoppingClientHelper.getContentTypeFromItemKey(ShoppingClientHelper.java:857)
at oracle.apps.icx.icatalog.shopping.webui.ItemCompareCO.processRequest(ItemCompareCO.java:97)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanHelper.processRequest(OAWebBeanHelper.java:604)


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. iProcurement home page
2. Search item: ABC
3. Choose add to compare button for two items
4. You have encountered an unexpected error. Please contact the System Administrator for assistance.



Cause

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