Installation issue with Link Validator Plugin for Confluence

Anyone else run into the same issue when installing? Tried both through the marketplace and via uploading, recieve an NPE both ways.

Confluence version: 4.3

Plugin manager version: 2.7.3

Plugin version: linkvalidator-plugin-2.0.0.obr

2012-09-19 21:21:24,198 ERROR [pool-10-thread-2] [com.atlassian.upm.PluginInstaller] execute Failed to install plugin
 -- url: /rest/plugins/1.0/available/featured | userName: admin | referer: http://1.2.3.4/plugins/servlet/upm/marketplace
java.lang.NullPointerException
        at com.atlassian.upm.PluginInstaller.execute(PluginInstaller.java:140)
        at com.atlassian.upm.PluginInstaller.install(PluginInstaller.java:96)
        at com.atlassian.upm.rest.resources.install.InstallTask.installFromFile(InstallTask.java:105)
        at com.atlassian.upm.rest.resources.install.InstallFromFileTask.executeTask(InstallFromFileTask.java:31)
        at com.atlassian.upm.rest.resources.install.InstallTask.call(InstallTask.java:41)
        at com.atlassian.upm.rest.resources.install.InstallTask.call(InstallTask.java:21)
        at com.atlassian.upm.rest.async.AsynchronousTaskManager$1.call(AsynchronousTaskManager.java:81)
        at com.atlassian.upm.rest.async.AsynchronousTaskManager$1.call(AsynchronousTaskManager.java:76)
        at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask$Sync.innerRun(Unknown Source)
        at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask.run(Unknown Source)
        at com.atlassian.sal.core.executor.ThreadLocalDelegateRunnable.run(ThreadLocalDelegateRunnable.java:34)
        at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.runTask(Unknown Source)
        at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.run(Unknown Source)
        at java.lang.Thread.run(Unknown Source)
2012-09-19 21:21:24,228 WARN [pool-10-thread-2] [rest.resources.install.InstallTask] call Unexpected error in install task
 -- url: /rest/plugins/1.0/available/featured | userName: admin | referer: http://1.2.3.4/plugins/servlet/upm/marketplace
java.lang.RuntimeException: java.lang.NullPointerException
        at com.atlassian.upm.PluginInstaller.execute(PluginInstaller.java:189)
        at com.atlassian.upm.PluginInstaller.install(PluginInstaller.java:96)
        at com.atlassian.upm.rest.resources.install.InstallTask.installFromFile(InstallTask.java:105)
        at com.atlassian.upm.rest.resources.install.InstallFromFileTask.executeTask(InstallFromFileTask.java:31)
        at com.atlassian.upm.rest.resources.install.InstallTask.call(InstallTask.java:41)
        at com.atlassian.upm.rest.resources.install.InstallTask.call(InstallTask.java:21)
        at com.atlassian.upm.rest.async.AsynchronousTaskManager$1.call(AsynchronousTaskManager.java:81)
        at com.atlassian.upm.rest.async.AsynchronousTaskManager$1.call(AsynchronousTaskManager.java:76)
        at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask$Sync.innerRun(Unknown Source)
        at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask.run(Unknown Source)
        at com.atlassian.sal.core.executor.ThreadLocalDelegateRunnable.run(ThreadLocalDelegateRunnable.java:34)
        at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.runTask(Unknown Source)
        at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.run(Unknown Source)
        at java.lang.Thread.run(Unknown Source)
Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException
        at com.atlassian.upm.PluginInstaller.execute(PluginInstaller.java:140)
        ... 13 more

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The Atlassian Answer harrassment email robot has been on my back about this one...

I contacted the vendor at the time I posted this and didn't receive a response. I've long since abandoned trying to use this plugin.

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Ahmad Danial Atlassian Team Nov 06, 2013

Hey there, Glenn.

I noticed that it has been a while since you received any response here. Therefore, I would recommend you to contact the plugin vendor to get your query answered.

Hope this helps and good luck.

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