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1966041 - System Config Wizard throws java stack trace


After opening the System Configuration Wizard via the Central Management Console (CMC), the following java exception is thrown.  In this issue, you will see the following page appear first where the "Input File Store" and "Output File Store" paths are not retrieved correctly from a specific node.


After clicking the Next button, the following stack trace is received:


In the Application Server logs (Tomcat example below), the same stack trace can be found:

Jan 15, 2014 6:28:14 AM org.apache.catalina.core.StandardWrapperValve invoke
SEVERE: Servlet.service() for servlet [equinoxbridgeservlet] in context with path [/BOE] threw exception
java.lang.RuntimeException: javax.servlet.ServletException: #{setupWizardBean.onNext}: javax.faces.el.EvaluationException: java.lang.NullPointerException: while trying to invoke the method java.lang.String.equals(java.lang.Object) of an object returned from com.businessobjects.sdk.plugin.desktop.common.INameValuePairs.getValue(java.lang.String)
 at com.businessobjects.http.servlet.internal.BundlePathAwareServiceHandler.serviceHelper(
 at com.businessobjects.http.servlet.internal.BundlePathAwareServiceHandler.service(
 at com.businessobjects.http.servlet.internal.ProxyServlet.service(
 at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(
 at org.eclipse.equinox.servletbridge.BridgeServlet.service(
 at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(
 at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.internalDoFilter(



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