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2193394 - INPUT-OS-USER-PASSWORDS: " of a null object loaded from local variable 'instance'"


The following error occurs during step INPUT-OS-USER-PASSWORDS during a Java stack upgrade/update with SUM.

May 20, 2015 4:13:12 PM [Error ]: The following problem has occurred during step execution: java.lang.NullPointerException: while trying to invoke the method of a null object loaded from local variable 'instance'.

For some cases, the error message may like the below.

No active instance is found running on host:.
In case you are running SUM in virtualized environment please check note 1802316



  • SAP NetWeaver AS Java


SAP NetWeaver Application Server for Java all versions


virtual hostname, SAPLOCALHOST, SAPLOCALHOSTFULL , KBA , BC-UPG-TLS-TLJ , Upgrade tools for Java , Problem

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