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IT30880: NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION IN SAP REQUEST NODE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When deploying a flow containing an SAP Request Node in the
    stopped state, and there is no default applicatoin defined in
    the server.conf.yaml file then when starting the flow the
    following error may be observed:
    
    
    BIP4367E: The method
    'onPreSetupValidation' in Java node 'SAP Request' has thrown
    the following exception:
    java.lang.NullPointerException.
    
    
    BIP4395E: Java exception:
    'java.lang.NullPointerException'; thrown from class name:
    'com.ibm.broker.adapter.nodes.MbAdapterRequestNode', method
    name: 'onPreSetupValidation', file:
    'MbAdapterRequestNode.java', line: '189'
    

Local fix

  • Define a default application or place the SAP Request Node in a
    subflow
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    All users of App Connect Enterprise version 11 using the SAP
    Request Node.
    
    
    Platforms affected:
    MultiPlatform
    
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    <span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255)">When deploying
    a flow containing an SAP Request Node in the </span><span
    style="background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255)">stopped state, and
    there is no default applicatoin defined in </span><span
    style="background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255)">the server.conf.yaml
    file then when starting the flow the </span><span
    style="background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255)">following error may
    be observed:                               </span>
    <span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255)">
    
    </span>
    <span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255)">
    
    </span>
    <span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255)">BIP4367E: The
    method </span><span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255,
    255)">'onPreSetupValidation' in Java node 'SAP Request' has
    thrown </span><span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255,
    255)">the following exception:
                                          </span>
    
    <span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255,
    255)">java.lang.NullPointerException.
         </span>
    <span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255)">
    
    </span>
    <span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255)">
    
    </span>
    <span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255)">BIP4395E: Java
    exception:                                      </span>
    <span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255,
    255)">'java.lang.NullPointerException'; thrown from class name:
    </span><span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255,
    255)">'com.ibm.broker.adapter.nodes.MbAdapterRequestNode',
    method </span><span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255,
    255)">name: 'onPreSetupValidation', file:
                               </span>
    <span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255,
    255)">'MbAdapterRequestNode.java', line: '189'       </span>
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT30880

  • 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

    2019-11-07

  • Closed date

    2020-02-28

  • Last modified date

    2020-02-28

  • 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

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU053","label":"Cloud & Data Platform"},"Product":{"code":"SSDR5J","label":"IBM App Connect Enterprise"},"Component":"","ARM Category":[],"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"B00","Edition":"","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB36","label":"IBM Automation"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
27 March 2020