You Have Encountered an Unexpected Error - When Attempting to View or Approve an Absence After the 'Reason' Has Been End Dated (Doc ID 431500.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 27, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Human Resources - Version 11.5.10.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

-- Problem Statement:

When attempting to to view or approve an absence after the 'Reason' has been end dated
the following error occurs:

ERROR

You have encountered an unexpected error. Please contact the System Administrator for assistance.
Click here for exception details.

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Exception Details.

oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperException(OAException.java:891)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanHelper.processRequest(OAWebBeanHelper.java:597)
at
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanContainerHelper.processRequest(OAWebBeanContainerHelper.jav
a:247)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.beans.layout.OAHeaderBean.processRequest(OAHeaderBean.java:389)
...
## Detail 0 ##
java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.per.selfservice.loa.webui.ViewAbsenceCO.processRequest(ViewAbsenceCO.java:274)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanHelper.processRequest(OAWebBeanHelper.java:581)
at
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanContainerHelper.processRequest(OAWebBeanContainerHelper.jav
a:247)


-- Steps To Reproduce:
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Employee Enters an Absence using Absence Reason XX
2. HR end dates the Absence Reason within the employees absence duration:
Other Definitions > Application Utilities Lookups > ABSENCE_REASON > XX is end dated
3. The Manager cannot update (approve or view) the absence details


Changes

 

Cause

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