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  1. Pentaho Data Integration - Kettle
  2. PDI-2906

Initializing error: "Fatal error : java.lang.NullPointerException" due to corrupted file ".spoonrc"

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Severity: Medium
    • Resolution: Not a Bug
    • Affects Version/s: 3.2.0 GA, 3.2.1, 3.2.2
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Spoon / User Interface
    • Labels:
      None
    • Notice:
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    • Operating System/s:
      Windows XP

      Description

      When i start PDI, it throw the error "Fatal error : java.lang.NullPointerException", with details:
      "java.lang.NullPointerException
      at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.TransFileListener.open(TransFileListener.java:61)
      at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.openFile(Spoon.java:3100)
      at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.loadLastUsedFile(Spoon.java:5704)
      at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.handleStartOptions(Spoon.java:5532)
      at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.start(Spoon.java:5555)
      at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.main(Spoon.java:412)
      at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
      at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(Unknown Source)
      at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(Unknown Source)
      at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Unknown Source)
      at org.pentaho.commons.launcher.Launcher.main(Launcher.java:116)"
      By deleting .spoonrc file, the problem is solved, but i lose my configuration.
      I´ve attached an erroneus .spoonrc file.

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                Reporter:
                sadiel Sadiel
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