BugRat Report # 374

Project: Struts Release: 1.0
Category: Bug Report SubCategory: New Bug Report
Class: swbug State: received
Priority: medium Severity: critical
Confidence: public

Submitter: Ron Bolin ( rbolin@issl.atl.hp.com )
Date Submitted: Nov 12 2000, 09:17:10 CST
Responsible: Z_Struts Alias ( struts-bugs@cortexity.com )

Synopsis:
Struts 1.0 nightly build 20001013 exception testing example "Register with the MailrReader"
Environment: (jvm, os, osrel, platform)
IBM 1.3, Linux, Mandrake 7.2, Intel

Additional Environment Description:
#IBM JDK 1.3 ENV JAVA_HOME=/usr/local/IBMJava2-13 TOMCAT_HOME=/var/opt/vaultTS/inside/vault/java/tomcat JDK_CP=${JAVA_HOME}/jre/lib/javaplugin.jar:\ ${JAVA_HOME}/jre/lib/i18n.jar:\ ${JAVA_HOME}/jre/lib/ext/indicim.jar:\ ${JAVA_HOME}/jre/lib/rt.jar:\ ${JAVA_HOME}/lib/tools.jar:\ ${JAVA_HOME}/lib/dt.jar:\ ${JAVA_HOME}/demo/jfc/FileChooserDemo/FileChooserDemo.jar:. XML_CP=${TOMCAT_HOME}/xalan/xerces.jar:\ ${TOMCAT_HOME}/xalan/xalan.jar:\ ${TOMCAT_HOME}/xalan/xdocs/stylebook-1.0-b2.jar:\ ${TOMCAT_HOME}/xalan/xdocs/xalanjdoc.jar TOMCAT_CP=${TOMCAT_HOME}/lib/jasper.jar:${TOMCAT_HOME}/lib/servlet.jar:\ ${TOMCAT_HOME}/lib/webserver.jar:${TOMCAT_HOME}/lib/parser.jar:. CLASSPATH=${JDK_CP}:${XML_CP}:${TOMCAT_CP}:. PATH=${JAVA_HOME}/bin:~/bin:$PATH:${TOMCAT_HOME}/bin export PATH JAVA_HOME CLASSPATH TOMCAT_HOME

Report Description:
When accessing the /struts-example/editRegistration.do (Register with the MailReader link) action I get the following error: Internal Servlet Error: va.lang.NullPointerException at org.apache.struts.util.BeanUtils.populate(BeanUtils.java:634) at org.apache.struts.action.ActionServlet.processPopulate(ActionServlet. at org.apache.struts.action.ActionServlet.process(ActionServlet.java:122 at org.apache.struts.action.ActionServlet.doGet(ActionServlet.java:417) at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(HttpServlet.java:740) at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(HttpServlet.java:853) at org.apache.tomcat.core.ServletWrapper.doService(ServletWrapper.java:4 at org.apache.tomcat.core.Handler.service(Handler.java:286) at org.apache.tomcat.core.ServletWrapper.service(ServletWrapper.java:372 at org.apache.tomcat.core.ContextManager.internalService(ContextManager. at org.apache.tomcat.core.ContextManager.service(ContextManager.java:745 at org.apache.tomcat.service.connector.Ajp12ConnectionHandler.processCon at org.apache.tomcat.service.TcpWorkerThread.runIt(PoolTcpEndpoint.java: at org.apache.tomcat.util.ThreadPool$ControlRunnable.run(ThreadPool.java at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:498)

How To Reproduce:
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Workaround:
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