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PH16457: "INSTALL TEMPLATE" OF UCD CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT PLUGIN GIVES NULLPOINTER WHEN NO CONFIG TEMPLATE IS PRESENT

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • "Install Template" of Urbancode Deploy Configuration Management
    plugin gives Nullpointer exception when no config template is
    present for that component.
    Steps to reproduce:
    1. Create a component and component process.
    2. Drag and Drop "Install Template" from the pallet and provide
    all necessary step properties.
    3. create app and env and attach this component.
    4. Run this application and you can see NPE on logs.
    ERROR https-jsse-nio-0.0.0.0-8443-exec-X
    com.urbancode.commons.web.filter.ExceptionHandlingFilter -
    java.lang.NullPointerException
    java.lang.NullPointerException
    at
    com.urbancode.ds.web.rest.config.ConfigTemplateResource.getConfi
    gTemplateByRequest(ConfigTemplateResource.java:156)
    at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
    at
    sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessor
    Impl.java:62)
    at
    sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethod
    AccessorImpl.java:43)
    at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:498)
    at ?
    

Local fix

  • As per our doc, "Install Template" is based on config template
    feature and should not be used without it.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * all                                                          *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * "Install Template" of Urbancode Deploy Configuration         *
    * Management                                                   *
    * plugin gives Nullpointer exception when no config template   *
    * is                                                           *
    * present for that component.                                  *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Fixed in version 7.1.0.0
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PH16457

  • Reported component name

    UC DEPLOY

  • Reported component ID

    5725M5400

  • Reported release

    702

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-09-05

  • Closed date

    2020-07-14

  • Last modified date

    2020-07-14

  • 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

    UC DEPLOY

  • Fixed component ID

    5725M5400

Applicable component levels

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU053","label":"Cloud & Data Platform"},"Product":{"code":"SS4GSP","label":"IBM UrbanCode Deploy"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"702","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB45","label":"Automation"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
15 July 2020