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2386291 - HTTP Status 500 error intermittent using BusinessObjects with load balancer


  • Some users will intermittently receive the following error when navigating BI Launchpad or Central Management Console:

HTTP Status 500 - java.lang.RuntimeException: org.apache.jasper.JasperException: java.lang.NullPointerException: while trying to invoke the method com.businessobjects.bip.core.web.appcontect.AppWebSessionContext.getLangDirection() of a null object returned from com.businessobjects.bip.core.web.appcontext.RequestInfo.getSesCtx()



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 4.x
  • All supported operating systems


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


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