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JR57694: YOU MIGHT RECEIVE THE NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION IN USERCORE CLASS WHEN YOU SYNCHRONIZE USERS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When you synchronize users, you might see a
    NullPointerException like
    
    [01/02/17 15:48:51:462 GMT] 00000044 wle           1
    com.lombardisoftware.utility.spring.ProgrammaticTransactionSuppo
    rtexecuteInNewTransaction   exception in transaction, caused
    rollback
    java.lang.NullPointerException
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.server.core.UserCore.getOrCreateUserInfoObj
    ect(UserCore.java:156)
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.server.ejb.security.SecurityCore.syncUsers(
    SecurityCore.java:435)
    at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
    at
    sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessor
    Impl.java:60)
    at
    sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethod
    AccessorImpl.java:37)
    at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:611)
    at
    org.springframework.aop.support.AopUtils.invokeJoinpointUsingRef
    lection(AopUtils.java:310)
    at
    org.springframework.aop.framework.ReflectiveMethodInvocation.inv
    okeJoinpoint(ReflectiveMethodInvocation.java:182)
    at
    org.springframework.aop.framework.ReflectiveMethodInvocation.pro
    ceed(ReflectiveMethodInvocation.java:149)
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.utility.spring.TransactionInterceptor$1.cal
    l(TransactionInterceptor.java:52)
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.utility.spring.ProgrammaticTransactionSuppo
    rt$1.doInTransaction(ProgrammaticTransactionSupport.java:317)
    at
    org.springframework.transaction.jta.WebSphereUowTransactionManag
    er$UOWActionAdapter.run(WebSphereUowTransactionManager.java:306)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.uow.UOWManagerImpl.runUnderNewUOW(UOWManagerImpl.java
    :1116)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.uow.UOWManagerImpl.runUnderUOW(UOWManagerImpl.java:63
    0)
    at
    org.springframework.transaction.jta.WebSphereUowTransactionManag
    er.execute(WebSphereUowTransactionManager.java:252)
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.utility.spring.ProgrammaticTransactionSuppo
    rt.executeInNewTransaction(ProgrammaticTransactionSupport.java:3
    12)
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.utility.spring.ProgrammaticTransactionSuppo
    rt.execute(ProgrammaticTransactionSupport.java:192)
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.utility.spring.TransactionInterceptor.invok
    e(TransactionInterceptor.java:50)
    at
    org.springframework.aop.framework.ReflectiveMethodInvocation.pro
    ceed(ReflectiveMethodInvocation.java:171)
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.utility.spring.CoreEntryInterceptor.invoke(
    CoreEntryInterceptor.java:44)
    at
    com.lombardisoftware.utility.spring.PSCoreEntryInterceptor.invok
    e(PSCoreEntryInterceptor.java:14)
    at
    org.springframework.aop.framework.ReflectiveMethodInvocation.pro
    ceed(ReflectiveMethodInvocation.java:171)
    at
    org.springframework.aop.framework.JdkDynamicAopProxy.invoke(JdkD
    ynamicAopProxy.java:204)
    
    This issue happens only if interim fix JR51302 is installed.
    
    
    
    PRODUCTS AFFECTED
    IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) Advanced
    IBM BPM Standard
    IBM BPM Express
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • An invalid condition check might cause a NullPointerException
    when you synchronize users.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available for IBM BPM V7.5.1.2 that avoids the invalid
    condition check.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR57694

  • Reported component name

    BPM STANDARD

  • Reported component ID

    5725C9500

  • Reported release

    751

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-04-03

  • Closed date

    2017-05-16

  • Last modified date

    2017-05-16

  • 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

    BPM STANDARD

  • Fixed component ID

    5725C9500

Applicable component levels

  • R751 PSY

       UP

  • R857 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
16 May 2017