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IT27874: NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION SEEN WHEN STARTING THE TOOLKIT ON LINUX

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When starting the 11.0.0.2/3 toolkit on Ubuntu,  a new
    workspace
    will hang on start up.  The .log file shows a stack similar to :
    java.lang.NullPointerException
    at
    org.eclipse.ui.internal.ShowInMenu.getSourcePart(ShowInMenu.java
    :334)
    at
    org.eclipse.ui.internal.ShowInMenu.fillMenu(ShowInMenu.java:182)
    at org.eclipse.ui.internal.ShowInMenu.fill(ShowInMenu.java:141)
    at
    org.eclipse.jface.action.MenuManager.doItemFill(MenuManager.java
    :780)
    at
    org.eclipse.jface.action.MenuManager.update(MenuManager.java:861
    )
    at
    org.eclipse.jface.action.MenuManager.handleAboutToShow(MenuManag
    er.java:494)
    at
    org.eclipse.jface.action.MenuManager.access$1(MenuManager.java:4
    87)
    at
    org.eclipse.jface.action.MenuManager$2.menuShown(MenuManager.jav
    a:519)
    at
    org.eclipse.swt.widgets.TypedListener.handleEvent(TypedListener.
    java:255)
    at
    org.eclipse.swt.widgets.EventTable.sendEvent(EventTable.java:84)
    at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.sendEvent(Display.java:4454)
    at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Widget.java:1388)
    at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Widget.java:1412)
    at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Widget.java:1393)
    at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Menu.gtk_show(Menu.java:674)
    at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.windowProc(Widget.java:2047)
    at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.windowProc(Display.java:4662)
    at
    org.eclipse.swt.internal.gtk.OS._gtk_clipboard_wait_for_contents
    (Native Method)
    at
    org.eclipse.swt.internal.gtk.OS.gtk_clipboard_wait_for_contents(
    OS.java:6876)
    at
    org.eclipse.swt.dnd.Clipboard.gtk_clipboard_wait_for_contents(Cl
    ipboard.java:678)
    at org.eclipse.swt.dnd.Clipboard.getContents(Clipboard.java:294)
    at org.eclipse.swt.dnd.Clipboard.getContents(Clipboard.java:241)
    at
    com.ibm.etools.mft.navigator.resource.actions.ResourcePasteActio
    n.updateSelection(ResourcePasteAction.java:239)
    

Local fix

  • NA
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    Users of the IBM Application Connect Enterprise v11 Toolkit on
    Linux
    
    
    Platforms affected:
    Linux on x86-64 platform
    
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    When attempting to open a new workspace in the ACE v11 Toolkit
    on Linux the creation of the new workspace will become hung.
    This is due to a NullPointerException internally in the code.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT27874

  • Reported component name

    APP CONNECT ENT

  • Reported component ID

    5724J0550

  • Reported release

    B00

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-01-24

  • Closed date

    2019-04-17

  • Last modified date

    2019-04-17

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    APP CONNECT ENT

  • Fixed component ID

    5724J0550

Applicable component levels

  • RB00 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
17 April 2019