NullPointerException when creating a modification from a PAR to add an additional line (Doc ID 2259555.1)

Last updated on APRIL 26, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Contract Lifecycle Management for Public Sector - Version 12.2.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On CLM iProcurement 12.2.4 When attempting to use a PAR to add a new line in BWC, the following error occurs:

ERROR
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oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperInvocationTargetException(OAException.java:996)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.OAUtility.invokeMethod(Unknown Source)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.OAApplicationModuleImpl.invokeMethod(OAApplicationModuleImpl.java:741)
at oracle.apps.po.common.webui.ClientUtil.executeServerCommand(ClientUtil.java:156)
at oracle.apps.po.autocreate.webui.DocBuilderBaseCO.createDocument(DocBuilderBaseCO.java:299)
at oracle.apps.po.autocreate.webui.DocBuilderBaseCO.createDocumentAndForward(DocBuilderBaseCO.java:135)
...
## Detail 0 ##
java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.po.document.server.DocumentAdaptorSvrCmd.syncLineLocationsMergeVO(DocumentAdaptorSvrCmd.java:6075)
at oracle.apps.po.autocreate.server.PARAutoCreateSvrCmd.syncLineLocationsMergeVO(PARAutoCreateSvrCmd.java:1039)
at oracle.apps.po.autocreate.server.PARAutoCreateSvrCmd.syncAttributes(PARAutoCreateSvrCmd.java:347)
at oracle.apps.po.autocreate.server.PARAutoCreateSvrCmd.autoCreatePar(PARAutoCreateSvrCmd.java:458)


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Create and approve a PAR to add a new line to a contract
2. Navigate to the buyer work center and use a new modification to add a line
3. Click the create button. Unexpected error occurs


Due to this issue, users cannot use a PAR to create a new modification to add a line

Cause

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