NullPointerException Error When Assigning Resources And Groups In Access Control List of Contracts

(Doc ID 2307531.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

When attempting to add an user to the Access Control list of a contract, the following error is thrown:


ERROR


Exception Details.
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: java.lang.NullPointerException

  [...]

## Detail 0 ##
java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.okc.util.server.RepositoryUtil.getWfRole(RepositoryUtil.java:1925)
at oracle.apps.okc.schema.repository.authoring.server.ContractUserEOImpl.getWfRole(ContractUserEOImpl.java:211)

  [...]


STEPS

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Contracts > Recent Contracts > Open Contract > Controls tab > Access Control List > Add User >
  Name: ____
  Access: ____

2. Click Apply and error is seen:
  You have encountered an unexpected error. Please contact the system administrator for assistance. <Page source shows the complete error stack>



Changes

 

Cause

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