Bug 459129 - getInputStreamAsCharArray NPE
Summary: getInputStreamAsCharArray NPE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ecj
Version: 10
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Deepak Bhole
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-08-14 16:00 UTC by Lillian Angel
Modified: 2010-01-05 15:12 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-12-18 06:18:39 UTC
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Description Lillian Angel 2008-08-14 16:00:12 UTC
Description of problem:
NPE when compiling IcedTea

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
$ rpm -qa libgcj

How reproducible:
All the time

Steps to Reproduce:
$ hg clone http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/icedtea6
$ ./configure && make
Actual results:
    [javac] java.lang.NullPointerException
    [javac]    at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.util.Util.getInputStreamAsCharArray(Util.java:374)
    [javac]    at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.util.Util.getFileCharContent(Util.java:222)
    [javac]    at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.batch.CompilationUnit.getContents(CompilationUnit.java:71)
    [javac]    at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.ReadManager.run(ReadManager.java:160)
    [javac]    at java.lang.Thread.run(libgcj.so.9)

Expected results:

Additional info:
This is not a problem with the F9 release of libgcj

Comment 1 Jakub Jelinek 2008-08-14 17:32:11 UTC
That's an eclipse-ecj bug I saw this morning with gcc build too (strangely in the second build it went find, except that whole koji crashed).

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 02:46:43 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 10 development cycle.
Changing version to '10'.

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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-11-18 08:16:08 UTC
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Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2009-12-18 06:18:39 UTC
Fedora 10 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-12-17. Fedora 10 is 
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further 
security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug.

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Comment 5 Andrew Overholt 2010-01-05 15:12:58 UTC
Deepak, is this still reproducible?

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