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IT29562: DEPLOYMENT OF KAFKA NODE FLOWS FAILS WITH A NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Deployment of Kafka node flow fails with a BIP3850E/BIP4395E
    error message if the environment is set with a value for
    javax.net.ssl.trustStore property and no value is configured for
    javax.net.ssl.trustStorePassword property.
    
    BIP3850E: Unexpected java exception thrown from the Connector
    method 'JavaOutputConnector::initialize'.
    The Connector threw an unexpected type of exception. See
    previous errors for the detail of the java exception thrown.
    The Connector provider is throwing a type of exception that can
    not be handled by integration node. Contact the supplier of the
    Connector.
    
    BIP4395E: Java exception: 'java.lang.NullPointerException';
    thrown from class name: 'java.util.Hashtable', method name:
    'put', file: 'Hashtable.java', line: '506'
    

Local fix

  • Set value for javax.net.ssl.trustStorePassword property as well.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    All users of IBM AppConnect Enterprise V11.0 and IBM Integration
    Bus V10.0 using the Kafka nodes.
    
    
    Platforms affected:
    z/OS, MultiPlatform
    
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    Deployment of a message flow with Kafka nodes fails with a
    BIP3850E/BIP4395E error message if the environment is set with a
    value for the javax.net.ssl.trustStore property but no value is
    configured for the javax.net.ssl.trustStorePassword property.
    
    BIP3850E: Unexpected java exception thrown from the Connector
    method 'JavaOutputConnector::initialize'.
    The Connector threw an unexpected type of exception. See
    previous errors for the detail of the java exception thrown. The
    Connector provider is throwing a type of exception that can not
    be handled by integration node. Contact the supplier of the
    Connector.
    
    BIP4395E: Java exception: 'java.lang.NullPointerException';
    thrown from class name: 'java.util.Hashtable', method name:
    'put', file: 'Hashtable.java', line: '506'
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT29562

  • Reported component name

    INTEGRATION BUS

  • Reported component ID

    5724J0540

  • Reported release

    A00

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-06-27

  • Closed date

    2019-09-30

  • Last modified date

    2019-09-30

  • 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

    INTEGRATION BUS

  • Fixed component ID

    5724J0540

Applicable component levels

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU053","label":"Cloud & Data Platform"},"Product":{"code":"SSNQK6","label":"IBM Integration Bus"},"Component":"","ARM Category":[],"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"10.0","Edition":"","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB36","label":"IBM Automation"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
30 September 2019