Admin Tab from iSupplier Portal Full Access Results In Error NullPointerException at SuppAMImpl.getPartyIdStr(SuppAMImpl.java:120) (Doc ID 869712.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle iSupplier Portal - Version 12.1 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When Internal User clicks on the Admin tab in iSupplier Portal Full Access, they encounter the unexpected error and NullPointerException shown below.

Error

Error Page
You have encountered an unexpected error. Please contact the System Administrator for assistance.
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Exception Details.
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperException(OAException.java:896)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperException(OAException.java:870)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperInvocationTargetException(OAException.java:993)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.OAUtility.invokeMethod(OAUtility.java:211)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.OAUtility.invokeMethod(OAUtility.java:153)
at
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.OAApplicationModuleImpl.invokeMethod(OAApplicationModuleImpl.java:7
62)
at oracle.apps.pos.supplier.webui.SuppDtCO.processRequest(SuppDtCO.java:29)
...
...
## Detail 0 ##
java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.pos.supplier.server.SuppAMImpl.getPartyIdStr(SuppAMImpl.java:120)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:37)
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:599)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.OAUtility.invokeMethod(OAUtility.java:190)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.OAUtility.invokeMethod(OAUtility.java:153)
at
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.server.OAApplicationModuleImpl.invokeMethod(OAApplicationModuleImpl.java:7
62)
at oracle.apps.pos.supplier.webui.SuppDtCO.processRequest(SuppDtCO.java:29)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanHelper.processRequest(OAWebBeanHelper.java:596)
at
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanContainerHelper.processRequest(OAWebBeanContainerHelper.jav
a:251)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAPageLayoutHelper.processRequest(OAPageLayoutHelper.java:1166)
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.
...
...
 

 

Steps To Reproduce
1. Log in as Internal user (e.g.: Buyer).
2. Select External facing responsibility: iSupplier Portal Full Access (instead of internal responsibility iSupplier Portal Internal View which should be used by Buyers)
3. Click the Admin tab.
4. Encounter the reported error.

The same error can occur when clicking Supplier Profile Manager responsibility as Internal user.

Changes

 

Cause

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