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IX90138: NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION MAY BE THROWN FROM ORB CODE.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Error Message: Customer saw a NullPointerException followed by
    org.omg.CORBA.TRANSIENT exceptions.
    .
    Stack Trace: java.lang.NullPointerExceptionat
    com.ibm.rmi.iiop.Connection.purge_calls(Connection.java:2040)at
    com.ibm.rmi.iiop.Connection.processInput(Connection.java:1885)at
    com.ibm.rmi.iiop.Connection.processInput(Connection.java:1734)at
    com.ibm.rmi.iiop.Connection.doReaderWorkOnce(Connection.java:320
    7)at
    com.ibm.rmi.transport.ReaderThread.run(ReaderPoolImpl.java:133)
    .
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ORB throws NullPointerException during purge call as part of
    cleanup logic
    

Problem conclusion

  • This APAR will be fixed in the following Java Releases:
       6    SR16      (6.0.16.0)
       7 R1 SR1       (7.1.1.0)
       7    SR7       (7.0.7.0)
       6 R1 SR8       (6.1.8.0)
    .
    Cleanup logic has been modified to avoid the situation in which
    there was possibility of NullPointerException
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IX90138

  • Reported component name

    ORB

  • Reported component ID

    620700123

  • Reported release

    600

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-03-19

  • Closed date

    2014-04-03

  • Last modified date

    2014-04-03

  • 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

    ORB

  • Fixed component ID

    620700123

Applicable component levels

  • R600 PSY

       UP

  • R260 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Runtimes for Java Technology
ORB

Software version: 6.0

Reference #: IX90138

Modified date: 03 April 2014