HRGLOBAL:DataInstall Fails with Java.Lang.Nullpointerexception (Doc ID 730910.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Human Resources - Version 12.0.4 and later
Oracle Payroll - Version 12.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 03-25-2016***

Symptoms

Problem Statement:

When attempting to run the data installer as part of the hrglobal install procedure, the following error occurs:

Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.per.DataInstall.execute(DataInstall.java:683)
at oracle.apps.per.DataInstall.rollback(DataInstall.java:574)
at oracle.apps.per.DataInstall.main(DataInstall.java:510)

You are using the following command to initiate the run (modified with 'xxxxx' for security purposes):
java oracle.apps.per.DataInstall apps apps thin xxxxxl003.xxxxx.int:1522:EBSPROD

 


Steps To Reproduce:
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. set the apps env
2. try to run
java oracle.apps.per.DataInstall apps apps thin \
> xxxxxl003.xxxxx.int:1522:EBSPROD

Cause

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