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2908616 - After Java System upgrade/update to 7.5 SLD application no longer works and returns "500 Internal Server Error"


After having Java server (hosting the SLD application) upgraded to Netweaver 7.5, launhcing SLD page http(s)://hostname:port/sld returns "500 Internal Server Error".

And upon matching this error on the DefaultTrace file, following is perceived.


java.lang.NullPointerException: while trying to invoke the method java.lang.String.length() of a null object loaded from field of an object loaded from local variable 'this'



  • System Landscape Directory(SLD);
  • SAP AS Netweaver Java 7.5;
  • Microsoft SQL DB.


this,, sqlserver, SQLServerClobBase, 500, internal, server, jdbc, driver SSQL, null object, loaded, Solution Manager, Solman, NW, netweaver upgrade, Kernel 7.53, PL, patch level, 600, 601 , KBA , BC-CCM-SLD , System Landscape Directory / Component Repository , BC-CCM-SLD-JAV , System Landscape Directory Java Client & Server , Problem

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