Mail subscription for filter is not working for a custom field column

I have created a filter and subscribed for it. For one of the custom fields in subscription mail I am getting following exception, but while displaying it into issue navigator I do not get any exception.

Key Summary Description Assignee Reporter Status Resolution Responsible Team Created Updated An error occurred whilst rendering this message. Please contact the administrators, and inform them of this bug. Details: ------- org.apache.velocity.exception.MethodInvocationException: Invocation of method 'getHtml' in class com.atlassian.jira.issue.fields.layout.column.ColumnLayoutItemImpl threw exception class java.lang.NullPointerException : null at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTMethod.execute(ASTMethod.java:251) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTReference.execute(ASTReference.java:175) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTReference.value(ASTReference.java:327) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTExpression.value(ASTExpression.java:51) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTSetDirective.render(ASTSetDirective.java:95) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTBlock.render(ASTBlock.java:55) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.directive.Foreach.render(Foreach.java:166) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTDirective.render(ASTDirective.java:114) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.SimpleNode.render(SimpleNode.java:230) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.directive.VelocimacroProxy.render(VelocimacroProxy.java:171) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTDirective.render(ASTDirective.java:114) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.SimpleNode.render(SimpleNode.java:230) at org.apache.velocity.Template.merge(Template.java:256) at org.apache.velocity.app.VelocityEngine.mergeTemplate(VelocityEngine.java:422) at com.atlassian.velocity.DefaultVelocityManager.getEncodedBody(DefaultVelocityManager.java:77) at com.atlassian.velocity.DefaultVelocityManager.getEncodedBody(DefaultVelocityManager.java:61) at com.atlassian.velocity.DefaultVelocityManager.getEncodedBody(DefaultVelocityManager.java:56) at com.atlassian.jira.web.component.AbstractWebComponent.getHtml(AbstractWebComponent.java:33) at com.atlassian.jira.web.component.IssueTableWebComponent$1.write(IssueTableWebComponent.java:149) at com.atlassian.jira.web.component.IssueTableWebComponent.getHtml(IssueTableWebComponent.java:81) at com.atlassian.jira.web.component.IssueTableWebComponent.getHtml(IssueTableWebComponent.java:47) at com.atlassian.jira.mail.SubscriptionMailQueueItem.getContextParams(SubscriptionMailQueueItem.java:295) at com.atlassian.jira.mail.SubscriptionMailQueueItem.sendSearchRequestEmail(SubscriptionMailQueueItem.java:144) at com.atlassian.jira.mail.SubscriptionMailQueueItem.send(SubscriptionMailQueueItem.java:122) at com.atlassian.mail.queue.MailQueueImpl.sendBuffer(MailQueueImpl.java:66) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.mail.MailQueueService.run(MailQueueService.java:23) at com.atlassian.jira.service.JiraServiceContainerImpl.run(JiraServiceContainerImpl.java:65) at com.atlassian.jira.service.ServiceRunner.execute(ServiceRunner.java:52) at org.quartz.core.JobRunShell.run(JobRunShell.java:195) at com.atlassian.multitenant.quartz.MultiTenantThreadPool$MultiTenantRunnable.run(MultiTenantThreadPool.java:72) at org.quartz.simpl.SimpleThreadPool$WorkerThread.run(SimpleThreadPool.java:520) An error occurred whilst rendering this message. Please contact the administrators, and inform them of this bug. Details: ------- org.apache.velocity.exception.MethodInvocationException: Invocation of method 'getHtml' in class com.atlassian.jira.issue.fields.layout.column.ColumnLayoutItemImpl threw exception class java.lang.NullPointerException : null at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTMethod.execute(ASTMethod.java:251) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTReference.execute(ASTReference.java:175) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTReference.value(ASTReference.java:327) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTExpression.value(ASTExpression.java:51) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTSetDirective.render(ASTSetDirective.java:95) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTBlock.render(ASTBlock.java:55) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.directive.Foreach.render(Foreach.java:166) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTDirective.render(ASTDirective.java:114) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.SimpleNode.render(SimpleNode.java:230) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.directive.VelocimacroProxy.render(VelocimacroProxy.java:171) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.ASTDirective.render(ASTDirective.java:114) at org.apache.velocity.runtime.parser.node.SimpleNode.render(SimpleNode.java:230) at org.apache.velocity.Template.merge(Template.java:256) at org.apache.velocity.app.VelocityEngine.mergeTemplate(VelocityEngine.java:422) at com.atlassian.velocity.DefaultVelocityManager.getEncodedBody(DefaultVelocityManager.java:77) at com.atlassian.velocity.DefaultVelocityManager.getEncodedBody(DefaultVelocityManager.java:61) at com.atlassian.velocity.DefaultVelocityManager.getEncodedBody(DefaultVelocityManager.java:56) at com.atlassian.jira.web.component.AbstractWebComponent.getHtml(AbstractWebComponent.java:33) at com.atlassian.jira.web.component.IssueTableWebComponent$1.write(IssueTableWebComponent.java:149) at com.atlassian.jira.web.component.IssueTableWebComponent.getHtml(IssueTableWebComponent.java:81) at com.atlassian.jira.web.component.IssueTableWebComponent.getHtml(IssueTableWebComponent.java:47) at com.atlassian.jira.mail.SubscriptionMailQueueItem.getContextParams(SubscriptionMailQueueItem.java:295) at com.atlassian.jira.mail.SubscriptionMailQueueItem.sendSearchRequestEmail(SubscriptionMailQueueItem.java:144) at com.atlassian.jira.mail.SubscriptionMailQueueItem.send(SubscriptionMailQueueItem.java:122) at com.atlassian.mail.queue.MailQueueImpl.sendBuffer(MailQueueImpl.java:66) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.mail.MailQueueService.run(MailQueueService.java:23) at com.atlassian.jira.service.JiraServiceContainerImpl.run(JiraServiceContainerImpl.java:65) at com.atlassian.jira.service.ServiceRunner.execute(ServiceRunner.java:52) at org.quartz.core.JobRunShell.run(JobRunShell.java:195) at com.atlassian.multitenant.quartz.MultiTenantThreadPool$MultiTenantRunnable.run(MultiTenantThreadPool.java:72) at

1 answer

1 accepted

0 votes
Accepted answer

The issue was with version upgrade of plugin.

I restrated the server with new plugin version and it started working fine.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published Nov 27, 2018 in Portfolio for Jira

Introducing a new planning experience in Portfolio for Jira (Server/DC)

In the past, Portfolio for Jira required a high degree of detail–foresight that was unrealistic for many businesses to   have–in   order to produce a reliable long-term roadmap. We're tur...

2,725 views 17 21
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you