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NullPointerException when a report to get workobject data is run



Running a report to retrieve the work object data through agent queue method fails with NullPointerException.

Error Messages


Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create an activity, for example A1, which runs a report
  2. Create another activity, for example A2, which calls A1 activity through the queue activity method
  3. Run A2

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules.


Perform the following local-change:

Replace the pxCallRetrieveReportData activity with Rule-Obj-Report-Definition.pxRetrieveReportData as pxCallRetrieveReportData activity is used from the data pages.


Published July 23, 2018 - Updated December 2, 2021

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