BPMN process editor problems in 11.1.1.6

A small number of people have been seeing an error when using the BPMN process editor in JDeveloper 11.1.1.6 (PS5).  The symptom is a NullPointerException, as seen in the log, an example below, and a dialog box telling you an unexpected error has occurred (see image below).

If you hit this issue, you should log a service request with Oracle Support and ask for a patch for bug number 13088538.  You will need to provide details about your JDeveloper environment, versions of plugins, etc.


Performing action Save[ from oracle.bpm.fusion.studio.editor.ProcessEditor ]
 Invoking command: [ from oracle.bpm.fusion.studio.editor.ProcessEditor ]
 Performing action Rebuild BoundaryEvents.jpr[ from oracle.bpm.fusion.studio.editor.ProcessEditor ]
 Invoking command: modify adf-config for soa
 Invoking command: [ from oracle.bpm.fusion.studio.editor.ProcessEditor ]
 Invoking command:
 Invoking command:
 Invoking command:
 Invoking command:
 Uncaught exception
 java.lang.NullPointerException
   net.miginfocom.layout.Grid.addLinkIDs()
   net.miginfocom.layout.Grid.<init>()
   net.miginfocom.swing.MigLayout.checkCache()
   net.miginfocom.swing.MigLayout.getSizeImpl()
   net.miginfocom.swing.MigLayout.preferredLayoutSize()
   o.bpm.ui.layout.MigLayout.preferredLayoutSize(MigLayout.java:114)

About Mark Nelson

Mark Nelson is an Architect (an "IC6") in the Fusion Middleware Central Development Team at Oracle. Mark's job is to make Fusion Middleware easy to use in the cloud and at home, for developers and operations folks, with special focus on continuous delivery, configuration management and provisioning - making it simple to manage the configuration of complex environments and applications built with Oracle Database, Fusion Middleware and Fusion Applications, on-premise and in the cloud. Before joining this team, Mark was a senior member of the A-Team since 2010, and worked in Sales Consulting at Oracle since 2006 and various roles at IBM since 1994.
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3 Responses to BPMN process editor problems in 11.1.1.6

  1. jvzoggel says:

    Thank Mark, this problem was really getting annoying ;)

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