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PM98850: IMPROVE CWXRS0029E - NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION LOADVERSIONINFO DURING SERVER START

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • improve CWXRS0029E - NullPointerException loadVersionInfo
    exception for server startup issue
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server  V7                                  *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: This APAR is for improving the error    *
    *                      message to help with diagnosing the     *
    *                      issue missing "platform.websphere"      *
    *                      file under properties/version folder.   *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    Improve CWXRS0029E - NullPointerException loadVersionInfo
    exception for server startup issue.
    [8/5/13 20:07:06:032 EDT] 00000000
    PmiModuleFact E   CWXRS0029E: Error while checking PMI
    settings
    java.lang.NullPointerException
    at
    com.ibm.websphere.product.WASProduct.loadVersionInfo(WASProduct.
    java:266 0)
    at
    com.ibm.websphere.product.WASProduct.getVersionInfo(WASProduct.j
    ava:2586 )
    at
    com.ibm.websphere.product.WASProduct.getPlatform(WASProduct.java
    :1129)
    at
    com.ibm.wkplc.extensionregistry.pmi.PmiModuleFactory.getServerVe
    rsion(PmiModuleFactory.java:101)
    at
    com.ibm.wkplc.extensionregistry.pmi.PmiModuleFactory.isPmiEnable
    d(PmiModuleFactory.java:71)
    at
    com.ibm.wkplc.extensionregistry.pmi.PmiModuleFactory.getPmiModul
    e(PmiModuleFactory.java:46)
    at
    com.ibm.wkplc.extensionregistry.RegistryCache.<init>(RegistryCac
    he.java:109)
    at
    com.ibm.wkplc.extensionregistry.RegistryCache.<clinit>(RegistryC
    ache.java:45)
    at
    java.lang.J9VMInternals.initializeImpl(Native Method)
    at
    java.lang.J9VMInternals.initialize(J9VMInternals.java:200)
    

Problem conclusion

  • This APAR provides a readable error message to help with
    diagnosing this issue. The exception is caused by a file load
    failure in
    com.ibm.websphere.product.WASProduct.loadVersionInfo(String
    filename).
    With this APAR, there will be an warning message in the trace.
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in
    fix pack 7.0.0.37.  Please refer to the Recommended Updates
    page for delivery information:
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg27004980
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM98850

  • Reported component name

    WEBSPHERE APP S

  • Reported component ID

    5724J0800

  • Reported release

    800

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2013-10-10

  • Closed date

    2015-01-19

  • Last modified date

    2015-01-19

  • 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

    WEBSPHERE APP S

  • Fixed component ID

    5724J0800

Applicable component levels

  • R700 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: WebSphere Application Server
General

Software version: 8.0

Reference #: PM98850

Modified date: 19 January 2015