Bursting Report errors out with " java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Locale cannot be null" error while sending email attachment

(Doc ID 2350125.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 25, 2018

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 12.1.3 to 12.2 [Release 12.1 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The below error message is generated while sending Burst report output with an email attachment.  

java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Locale cannot be null

Cause

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