CVDM java.lang.NullPointer error

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May 3rd, 2007
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Anyone experience the error, java.lang.NullPointer when trying to load Cisco View Device Manager on a 6509-E?


Running: 122-18.SXF8


Tried both CVDM version: cvdm-c6500-1.1.tar & cvdm-c6500-1.1_K9.tar


Have Java installed: 1.4.2_06


Correct Answer by jreekers about 9 years 11 months ago

Hi.


I believe you're hitting a known bug:


CSCsc10956 - CVDM 1.1 does not work with 12.2(18)SXF

Release-note: CVDM 1.1 does not work after logging in on a Sup720 running IOS version 12.2(18)SXF within a 6500 switch.


I do see that there may be a patch for this issue, for which you would need to open a TAC case to obtain. Otherwise there is the following workaround:

Workaround: Downgrade the IOS software to 12.2(18)SXD3.


HTH,

-Joe

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jreekers Fri, 05/04/2007 - 09:32
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Hi.


I believe you're hitting a known bug:


CSCsc10956 - CVDM 1.1 does not work with 12.2(18)SXF

Release-note: CVDM 1.1 does not work after logging in on a Sup720 running IOS version 12.2(18)SXF within a 6500 switch.


I do see that there may be a patch for this issue, for which you would need to open a TAC case to obtain. Otherwise there is the following workaround:

Workaround: Downgrade the IOS software to 12.2(18)SXD3.


HTH,

-Joe

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