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PI34330: NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION WHILE PROVIDING INTERNATIONALIZATION SERVICE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The NullPointerException is thrown when the application changes
    or gets page titles and descriptions via ModifiableLocalized
    interface API:
    
    [11/19/14 10:50:29:783 CET] 00000036 I18nEjbCollab E I18N9002E:
    An unexpected exception occurred while providing
    Internationalization service on server_name:
    java.lang.NullPointerException
    at com.ibm.ws.i18n.context.I18nEjbCollaboratorImpl
               .postInvoke(I18nEjbCollaboratorImpl.java:696)
    at com.ibm.ejs.container.EJSContainer
               .postInvoke(EJSContainer.java:4788)
    at com.daimler.iap.localizationadmin.service
               .EJSLocalNSLexportImportPortal
    Service_24713966.exportPageTitlesBundle(EJSLocalNSLexport
    ImportPo rtalService_24713966.java)
    

Local fix

  • N/A
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server that enable the                      *
    *                  internationalization service and have       *
    *                  multiple web container and EJB containers   *
    *                  running on the same thread.                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: A null pointer exception is thrown      *
    *                      in the internationalization EJB post    *
    *                      invoke when running after a             *
    *                      web container postinvoke.               *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    The EJB container post invoke was trying to use a thread
    context that didn't exist.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The EJB container post invoke in internationalization won't
    try to use the thread context if it doesn't exist.
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in
    fix packs 8.0.0.11, 8.5.5.7.  Please refer to the Recommended
    Updates page for delivery information:
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg27004980
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI34330

  • Reported component name

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Reported component ID

    5724H8800

  • Reported release

    800

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-02-05

  • Closed date

    2015-05-07

  • Last modified date

    2015-05-07

  • 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

  • R800 PSY

       UP

  • R850 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: WebSphere Application Server
General

Software version: 8.0

Reference #: PI34330

Modified date: 07 May 2015