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Any idea how to resolve a NullPointerException on isDataCenter following an upgrade to 8.0.4?


I recently upgraded Bamboo from 7.0.4 to 8.0.4. The Bamboo service is failing to start with the following stack trace:

2021-11-06 10:37:28,605 FATAL [localhost-startStop-1] [BambooContainer] Cannot start Bamboo
        at org.springframework.transaction.interceptor.TransactionAspectSupport.invokeWithinTransaction(
        at org.springframework.transaction.interceptor.TransactionInterceptor.invoke(
        at org.springframework.aop.framework.ReflectiveMethodInvocation.proceed(
        at org.springframework.aop.framework.JdkDynamicAopProxy.invoke(
        at com.sun.proxy.$Proxy161.initAgents(Unknown Source)
        at com.atlassian.bamboo.container.BambooContainer.start(
        at com.atlassian.bamboo.upgrade.UpgradeLauncher.upgradeAndStartBamboo(
        at com.atlassian.bamboo.upgrade.UpgradeLauncher.contextInitialized(
        at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.listenerStart(
        at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.startInternal(
        at org.apache.catalina.util.LifecycleBase.start(
        at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase$
        at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase$
        at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor.runWorker(
        at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$

Anyone have an idea if I'm missing a configuration setting or similar issue?

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Please contact support team at and provide Bamboo logs to receive more details about issue

Hey @Alexey Chystoprudov the support portal just takes me back to the community page (i.e. here) as I have a Starter License for this instance. Is there a better link, email contact, etc. where I can get support on this issue?

@Jeff Dexter please share full log here I'll look what could cause it

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