Bug 785211

Summary: Content deploy in UI can hang forever
Product: [Other] RHQ Project Reporter: Heiko W. Rupp <hrupp>
Component: ContentAssignee: RHQ Project Maintainer <rhq-maint>
Status: NEW --- QA Contact: Mike Foley <mfoley>
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Version: 4.2CC: hrupp
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See Also: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1381640
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Description Heiko W. Rupp 2012-01-27 11:18:41 EST
Description of problem:

If the code in org.rhq.core.pc.content.CreateContentRunner#call throws an exception outside the initial call block, it is only logged by the call from org.rhq.core.pc.content.CreateContentRunner#run, but no failure state is returned, which means the deploy process hangs in the UI forever in state "deploying" (it may run into a timeout after a looong time).
This may be "academic", but can occur if e.g. the plugin returns a 'null' response and thus org.rhq.core.pc.content.CreateContentRunner#call throwing a NPE
Comment 1 Mike Foley 2012-01-30 11:43:09 EST
setting priority per 12/30/2012 BZ triage mfoley, ccrouch, loleary, asantos