The Script Runner is throwing a java.lang.NullPointerException during indexing

This is the exception that occurs when re-indexing is started.

014-01-28 08:06:03,812 IssueIndexer:thread-3 ERROR [onresolve.jira.groovy.GroovyCustomField] javax.script.ScriptException: java.lang.NullPointerException: Cannot invoke method getTime() on null object

javax.script.ScriptException: javax.script.ScriptException: java.lang.NullPointerException: Cannot invoke method getTime() on null object

at org.codehaus.groovy.jsr223.GroovyScriptEngineImpl.eval(GroovyScriptEngineImpl.java:117)

at javax.script.AbstractScriptEngine.eval(AbstractScriptEngine.java:233)

at javax.script.ScriptEngine$eval$8.call(Unknown Source)

at com.onresolve.jira.groovy.GroovyCustomField.getValueFromIssue(GroovyCustomField.groovy:160)

at com.atlassian.jira.issue.fields.CustomFieldImpl.getValue(CustomFieldImpl.java:404)

at com.atlassian.jira.issue.index.indexers.impl.SortableTextCustomFieldIndexer.addDocumentFields(SortableTextCustomFieldIndexer.java:44)

at com.atlassian.jira.issue.index.indexers.impl.SortableTextCustomFieldIndexer.addDocumentFieldsSearchable(SortableTextCustomFieldIndexer.java:33)

at com.atlassian.jira.issue.index.indexers.impl.AbstractCustomFieldIndexer.addIndex(AbstractCustomFieldIndexer.java:46)

at com.atlassian.jira.issue.index.IssueDocument.getDocument(IssueDocument.java:41)

at com.atlassian.jira.issue.index.DefaultIssueDocumentFactory.get(DefaultIssueDocumentFactory.java:15)

at com.atlassian.jira.issue.index.DefaultIssueDocumentFactory.get(DefaultIssueDocumentFactory.java:11)

at com.atlassian.jira.issue.index.DefaultIssueIndexer$IssueLockDocumentCreationStrategy$2.get(DefaultIssueIndexer.java:606)

at com.atlassian.jira.issue.index.DefaultIssueIndexer$IssueLockDocumentCreationStrategy$2.get(DefaultIssueIndexer.java:601)

at com.atlassian.util.concurrent.ManagedLocks$ManagedLockImpl.withLock(ManagedLocks.java:303)

at com.atlassian.jira.issue.index.DefaultIssueIndexer$IssueLockDocumentCreationStrategy.get(DefaultIssueIndexer.java:600)

at com.atlassian.jira.issue.index.DefaultIssueIndexer$IndexIssuesOperation.perform(DefaultIssueIndexer.java:454)

at com.atlassian.jira.issue.index.DefaultIssueIndexer$4$1.get(DefaultIssueIndexer.java:292)

at com.atlassian.jira.issue.index.DefaultIssueIndexer$4$1.get(DefaultIssueIndexer.java:288)

at com.atlassian.jira.index.SimpleIndexingStrategy.get(SimpleIndexingStrategy.java:9)

at com.atlassian.jira.index.SimpleIndexingStrategy.get(SimpleIndexingStrategy.java:5)

at com.atlassian.jira.index.MultiThreadedIndexingStrategy$1.call(MultiThreadedIndexingStrategy.java:38)

at com.atlassian.jira.index.MultiThreadedIndexingStrategy$1.call(MultiThreadedIndexingStrategy.java:35)

at com.atlassian.jira.util.concurrent.BoundedExecutor$2.call(BoundedExecutor.java:69)

at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask$Sync.innerRun(FutureTask.java:334)

at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask.run(FutureTask.java:166)

at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor.runWorker(ThreadPoolExecutor.java:1145)

at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.run(ThreadPoolExecutor.java:615)

at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:722)

Caused by: javax.script.ScriptException: java.lang.NullPointerException: Cannot invoke method getTime() on null object

at org.codehaus.groovy.jsr223.GroovyScriptEngineImpl.eval(GroovyScriptEngineImpl.java:318)

at org.codehaus.groovy.jsr223.GroovyScriptEngineImpl.eval(GroovyScriptEngineImpl.java:111)

... 27 more

Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException: Cannot invoke method getTime() on null object

at org.codehaus.groovy.runtime.NullObject.invokeMethod(NullObject.java:77)

at org.codehaus.groovy.runtime.callsite.CallSiteArray.defaultCall(CallSiteArray.java:42)

at org.codehaus.groovy.runtime.callsite.NullCallSite.call(NullCallSite.java:32)

at org.codehaus.groovy.runtime.callsite.CallSiteArray.defaultCall(CallSiteArray.java:42)

at org.codehaus.groovy.runtime.callsite.PogoMetaClassSite.call(PogoMetaClassSite.java:54)

at org.codehaus.groovy.runtime.callsite.AbstractCallSite.call(AbstractCallSite.java:112)

at Script8.run(Script8.groovy:11)

at org.codehaus.groovy.jsr223.GroovyScriptEngineImpl.eval(GroovyScriptEngineImpl.java:315)

... 28 more

When I disabled the Script Runner plugin the problem does not occure. Here is some output from the log file atlassian-jira.log:

2014-02-11 09:03:38,985 http-bio-130.4.131.204-8443-exec-16 INFO ht1792 543x10800x1 e232kk 135.16.251.241 /rest/plugins/1.0/com.onresolve.jira.groovy.groovyrunner-key [atlassian.plugin.manager.DefaultPluginManager] Disabling com.onresolve.jira.groovy.groovyrunner

2014-02-11 09:04:25,433 JiraTaskExectionThread-2 INFO ht1792 544x10853x1 e232kk 135.16.251.241 /secure/admin/IndexReIndex.jspa [action.admin.index.IndexAdminImpl] Re-indexing started

2014-02-11 09:04:25,433 JiraTaskExectionThread-2 INFO ht1792 544x10853x1 e232kk 135.16.251.241 /secure/admin/IndexReIndex.jspa [jira.util.index.CompositeIndexLifecycleManager] Reindex All starting...

2014-02-11 09:04:25,434 JiraTaskExectionThread-2 INFO ht1792 544x10853x1 e232kk 135.16.251.241 /secure/admin/IndexReIndex.jspa [action.admin.index.IndexAdminImpl] Re-indexing is 0% complete. Current index: Issue

2014-02-11 09:04:25,434 JiraTaskExectionThread-2 INFO ht1792 544x10853x1 e232kk 135.16.251.241 /secure/admin/IndexReIndex.jspa [jira.issue.index.DefaultIndexManager] Reindexing all issues

2014-02-11 09:04:25,734 IssueIndexer:thread-1 ERROR ht1792 544x10853x1 e232kk 135.16.251.241 /secure/admin/IndexReIndex.jspa [jira.issue.managers.DefaultCustomFieldManager] Could not load custom field type plugin with key 'com.atlassian.jira.plugin.linker:linker'. Is the plugin present and enabled?

2014-02-11 09:04:26,177 IssueIndexer:thread-1 ERROR ht1792 544x10853x1 e232kk 135.16.251.241 /secure/admin/IndexReIndex.jspa [jira.issue.managers.DefaultCustomFieldManager] Could not load custom field type plugin with key 'com.onresolve.jira.groovy.groovyrunner:scripted-field'. Is the plugin present and enabled?

2014-02-11 09:04:26,343 IssueIndexer:thread-1 ERROR ht1792 544x10853x1 e232kk 135.16.251.241 /secure/admin/IndexReIndex.jspa [jira.issue.managers.DefaultCustomFieldManager] Could not load custom field type plugin with key 'com.onresolve.jira.groovy.groovyrunner:jqlFunctionsCustomFieldType'. Is the plugin present and enabled?

2014-02-11 09:04:44,685 IssueIndexer:thread-3 INFO ht1792 544x10853x1 e232kk 135.16.251.241 /secure/admin/IndexReIndex.jspa [action.admin.index.IndexAdminImpl] Re-indexing is 1% complete. Current index: Issue

2014-02-11 09:05:04,102 IssueIndexer:thread-6 INFO ht1792 544x10853x1 e232kk 135.16.251.241 /secure/admin/IndexReIndex.jspa [action.admin.index.IndexAdminImpl] Re-indexing is 2% complete. Current index: Issue

2014-02-11 09:05:23,929 IssueIndexer:thread-8 INFO ht1792 544x10853x1 e232kk 135.16.251.241 /secure/admin/IndexReIndex.jspa [action.admin.index.IndexAdminImpl] Re-indexing is 3% complete. Current index: Issue

We are using JIRA 6.1.5 and Script Runner 2.1.16

1 answer

1 accepted

1 vote
Henning Tietgens Community Champion Feb 16, 2014

You have a scripted field which doesn't handle null values well. Somewhere you call getTime() on a null object. You should doublecheck your scripted field scripts.

Henning

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