Error While Running Health Checks: 'VerifyNodeManagersAccessible': HC-GENERAL-00002 Java.lang.NullPointerException (Doc ID 1928767.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Application Toolkit - Version 11.1.8.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Error while running 11.1.8.0.0 version health checks : java.lang.NullPointerException

ERROR
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2014-08-20T01:48:27.990-05:00] [healthcheckplug] [NOTIFICATION] [] [oracle.healthcheckplug] [tid: 10] [ecid: 0000KVmB7tM4io5hVPQ_Kc1Jx4H400000y,0] The Following 1 error(s) were found during plugin execution:
[2014-08-20T01:48:27.990-05:00] [healthcheckplug] [ERROR] [] [oracle.healthcheckplug] [tid: 10] [ecid: 0000KVmB7tM4io5hVPQ_Kc1Jx4H400000y,0] Plugin 'VerifyNodeManagersAccessible': HC-GENERAL-00002 : Unable to perform the check:[[
java.lang.NullPointerException
 Review log files for additional details to take an appropriate corrective action(Verify NodeManagers are up and accessible)


STEPS TO REPRODUCE
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

export APPLICATIONS_BASE=/u01/APPLTOP
export FA_ORACLE_HOME=/u01/APPLTOP/fusionapps/applications/

Create Patch Plan (This is a one time step. Need not run this again):

export PATH=/u01/APPLTOP/dbclient/perl/bin:$PATH

export PERL5LIB=$APPLICATIONS_BASE/dbclient/perl/lib/5.8.3:$APPLICATIONS_BASE/dbclient/perl/lib/site_perl/5.8.3/:$APPLICATIONS_BASE/dbclient/perl/lib/site_perl

$APPLICATIONS_BASE/dbclient/perl/bin/perl $APPLICATIONS_BASE/fusionapps/applications/lcm/ad/bin/adGenerateFAPatchPlan.pl -grouptop /CGMTech/AppSupport/Fusion/patches/R8_Talent_GoLive/HCM_PB8/PRE-REQUISITES/BI_PATCHES/FA_PRE_REQS_FOR_19153227/PATCHES

Validate:
$FA_ORACLE_HOME/lcm/ad/bin/fapmgr.sh validate -grouptop /CGMTech/AppSupport/Fusion/patches/R8_Talent_GoLive/HCM_PB8/PRE-REQUISITES/BI_PATCHES/FA_PRE_REQS_FOR_19153227/PATCHES -patchingplan /CGMTech/AppSupport/Fusion/patches/R8_Talent_GoLive/HCM_PB8/PRE-REQUISITES/BI_PATCHES/FA_PRE_REQS_FOR_19153227/PATCHES/FAPatchPlan.xml -online

Health Checks:
export HC_OVERRIDE_FILES=/CGMTech/AppSupport/Fusion/upgrade/FA_Invalid_OverRides/Release8
export FA_ORACLE_HOME=/u01/APPLTOP/fusionapps/applications/
export OHS_HOST_NAME=appohs.oracleoutsourcing.com
export OHS_INSTANCE_ID=ohs1
export WT_CONFIG_HOME=/u02/instance/CommonDomain_webtier_local

$FA_ORACLE_HOME/lcm/hc/bin/hcplug.sh -manifest $FA_ORACLE_HOME/lcm/hc/config/PatchingReadinessHealthChecks.xml -DlogLevel=FINEST


$FA_ORACLE_HOME/lcm/hc/bin/hcplug.sh -manifest $FA_ORACLE_HOME/lcm/hc/config/GeneralSystemHealthChecks.xml -DlogLevel=FINEST

Cause

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