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PM41028: IN THE WSADMIN.TRACEOUT RECEIVING A JAVA.LANG.NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION

Fixes are available

7.0.0.21: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 21
7.0.0.23: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 23
7.0.0.25: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 25
7.0.0.27: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 27
7.0.0.29: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 29
6.1.0.47: WebSphere Application Server V6.1 Fix Pack 47
7.0.0.31: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 31
7.0.0.27: Java SDK 1.6 SR13 FP2 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.33: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 33
7.0.0.35: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 35
7.0.0.37: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 37
7.0.0.39: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 39
7.0.0.41: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 41
7.0.0.43: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 43
7.0.0.45: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 45
6.1.0.43: Java SDK 1.5 SR13 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
6.1.0.45: Java SDK 1.5 SR14 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
6.1.0.47: Java SDK 1.5 SR16 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.21: Java SDK 1.6 SR9 FP2 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere
7.0.0.23: Java SDK 1.6 SR10 FP1 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere
7.0.0.25: Java SDK 1.6 SR11 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.27: Java SDK 1.6 SR12 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.29: Java SDK 1.6 SR13 FP2 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.45: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP60 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.31: Java SDK 1.6 SR15 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.35: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP1 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.37: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP3 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.39: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP7 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.41: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP20 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.43: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP41 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Message being received in the wsadmin.traceout file.
    Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException
    
    at
    com.ibm.ws.management.application.client.MapResRefToEJBHelper.fi
    ndMatchingResRefBinding(MapResRefToEJBHelper.java:188)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.management.application.client.MapResRefToEJBHelper.pr
    epareTask(MapResRefToEJBHelper.java:113)
    at
    com.ibm.websphere.management.application.client.AppDeploymentCon
    troller.prepareTask(AppDeploymentController.java:504)
    at
    com.ibm.websphere.management.application.client.AppDeploymentCon
    troller.getNthTask(AppDeploymentController.java:483)
    ... 32 more
    

Local fix

  • non at this time
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  Users of IBM WebSphere Application Server   *
    *                  versions 6.1 and 7.0.                       *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: Application deployment fails with       *
    *                      NullPointerException when mapping       *
    *                      resources.                              *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    Application deployment fails with NullPointerException when
    mapping resources.
    Exception thrown in getApplicationInfo:
    AppDeploymentException: [ADMA0092E: An unexpected exception
    occurred while preparing task MapResRefToEJB. Check the server
    machine First Failure Data Capture tool (FFDC) for more
    information.] java.lang.NullPointerException
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM41028

  • Reported component name

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Reported component ID

    5724H8800

  • Reported release

    61A

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2011-06-08

  • Closed date

    2011-08-19

  • Last modified date

    2011-08-19

  • 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

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Fixed component ID

    5724H8800

Applicable component levels

  • R61A PSY

       UP

  • R61H PSY

       UP

  • R61I PSY

       UP

  • R61P PSY

       UP

  • R61S PSY

       UP

  • R61W PSY

       UP

  • R61Z PSY

       UP

  • R700 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: WebSphere Application Server
General

Software version: 6.1

Reference #: PM41028

Modified date: 19 August 2011