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JR57730: NullPointerException error occurs when payment-type promotion feature is enabled

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When payment-type promotion feature is enabled in Management
    Center, an unbound payment is created. When processed, WebSphere
     Commerce tries to delete the payment instruction. The null
    pointer exception is thrown in the deletion of the unbound
    payment instruction.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • USERS AFFECTED:
    WebSphere Commerce Version 8 Mod Pack 4.
    
    PROBLEM ABSTRACT:
    NullPointerException error occurs when payment-type promotion
    feature is enabled
    
    BUSINESS IMPACT:
    Payment-type promotion does not work.
    
    RECOMMENDATION:
    

Problem conclusion

  • Updated logic to properly handle NullPointerException.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR57730

  • Reported component name

    WC BUS EDITION

  • Reported component ID

    5724I3800

  • Reported release

    800

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-04-11

  • Closed date

    2017-09-05

  • Last modified date

    2017-09-05

  • 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

    WC BUS EDITION

  • Fixed component ID

    5724I3800

Applicable component levels

  • R800 PSY

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[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU059","label":"IBM Software w\/o TPS"},"Product":{"code":"SSYSYL","label":"WebSphere Commerce Enterprise"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"8.0","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB31","label":"WCE Watson Marketing and Commerce"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
12 December 2021