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3058884 - Runtime error while opening a report from BEx Portfolio or KM Reports


You encounter Runtime error while opening a report from BEx Portfolio or from KM Reports

In the default trace file you can see the following related error:

#2.0^H#2021 04 22 13:50:14:539#+0200#Error#com.sapportals.wcm.portal.component.base.ControllerComponent#
#EP-KM-CM[HTTP Worker [@2071830520],5,Dedicated_Application_Thread]#Plain##
Exception ID = a0b60fd3-8e85-3910-2780-a282aebb83a7 java.lang.NullPointerException: while trying to invoke the method com.sapportals.htmlb.Link.getReference() of a null object loaded from field com.sapportals.htmlb.unifiedrendering.controls.Link.htmlbLink of an object loaded from local variable 'this'
at com.sapportals.htmlb.unifiedrendering.controls.Link.getRel(
at com.sapportals.htmlb.unifiedrendering.ie5.LinkRenderer.render(
at com.sapportals.htmlb.rendering.ie5.HTMLBLinkRenderer.render(
at com.sapportals.htmlb.rendering.PageContext.render(
at com.sapportals.htmlb.Component.render(
at com.sapportals.htmlb.rendering.RenderUtil.renderContentObject(
at com.sapportals.htmlb.rendering.RenderUtil.renderContainerContent(
at com.sapportals.htmlb.unifiedrendering.ie5.GridLayoutRenderer.renderGridLayoutCellFragment(
at com.sapportals.htmlb.unifiedrendering.ie5.GridLayoutRenderer.renderGridLayoutRowFragment(
at com.sapportals.htmlb.unifiedrendering.ie5.GridLayoutRenderer.renderGridLayoutFragment(
at com.sapportals.htmlb.unifiedrendering.ie5.GridLayoutRenderer.render(



  • SAP NetWeaver 7.3
  • SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3
  • SAP NetWeaver 7.4
  • SAP NetWeaver 7.5


SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3


KM, Knowledge Management, report, portal, Content Management, KM Content, Toolbox, , KBA , BW-BEX-ET-WJR , BEx Web Java Runtime , EP-KM-CM , Content Management , EP-PDK-HBJ , HTMLB Business for Java , Problem

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