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  • When running STS from my workspace, the quick search tip of the day throws an exception when clicking on the provided link: {noformat} java.lang.NullPointerException at org.eclipse.ui.handlers.HandlerUtil.noVariableFound(HandlerUtil.java:42) at org.eclipse.ui.handlers.HandlerUtil.getVariableChecked(HandlerUtil.java:90) at org.eclipse.ui.handlers.HandlerUtil.getActiveWorkbenchWindowChecked(HandlerUtil.java:211) at org.springsource.ide.eclipse.commons.quicksearch.ui.QuickSearchHandler.execute(QuickSearchHandler.java:46) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.handlers.HandlerProxy.execute(HandlerProxy.java:290) at org.eclipse.core.commands.Command.executeWithChecks(Command.java:499) at org.springsource.ide.eclipse.commons.ui.tips.TipInfo.invokeAction(TipInfo.java:84) at org.springsource.ide.eclipse.commons.ui.tips.TipOfTheDayPopup$1.widgetSelected(TipOfTheDayPopup.java:123) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.TypedListener.handleEvent(TypedListener.java:248) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.EventTable.sendEvent(EventTable.java:84) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.sendEvent(Display.java:4136) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Widget.java:1458) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Widget.java:1481) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendSelectionEvent(Widget.java:1531) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Link.textView_clickOnLink_atIndex(Link.java:117) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.windowProc(Display.java:5809) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.OS.objc_msgSendSuper(Native Method) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.callSuper(Widget.java:221) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.mouseDownSuper(Widget.java:1093) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.mouseDown(Widget.java:1085) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Control.mouseDown(Control.java:2538) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.windowProc(Display.java:5495) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.OS.objc_msgSendSuper(Native Method) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.callSuper(Widget.java:221) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.windowSendEvent(Widget.java:2102) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Shell.windowSendEvent(Shell.java:2299) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.windowProc(Display.java:5559) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.OS.objc_msgSendSuper(Native Method) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.applicationSendEvent(Display.java:5004) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.applicationProc(Display.java:5153) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.OS.objc_msgSend(Native Method) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.NSApplication.sendEvent(NSApplication.java:128) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.readAndDispatch(Display.java:3618) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.runEventLoop(Workbench.java:2701) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.runUI(Workbench.java:2665) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.access$4(Workbench.java:2499) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench$7.run(Workbench.java:679) at org.eclipse.core.databinding.observable.Realm.runWithDefault(Realm.java:332) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.createAndRunWorkbench(Workbench.java:668) at org.eclipse.ui.PlatformUI.createAndRunWorkbench(PlatformUI.java:149) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.ide.application.IDEApplication.start(IDEApplication.java:124) at org.eclipse.equinox.internal.app.EclipseAppHandle.run(EclipseAppHandle.java:196) at org.eclipse.core.runtime.internal.adaptor.EclipseAppLauncher.runApplication(EclipseAppLauncher.java:110) at org.eclipse.core.runtime.internal.adaptor.EclipseAppLauncher.start(EclipseAppLauncher.java:79) at org.eclipse.core.runtime.adaptor.EclipseStarter.run(EclipseStarter.java:353) at org.eclipse.core.runtime.adaptor.EclipseStarter.run(EclipseStarter.java:180) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:57) at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:43) at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:601) at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.invokeFramework(Main.java:629) at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.basicRun(Main.java:584) at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.run(Main.java:1438) at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.main(Main.java:1414) {noformat}
    via by Martin Lippert (c),
  • When running STS from my workspace, the quick search tip of the day throws an exception when clicking on the provided link: {noformat} java.lang.NullPointerException at org.eclipse.ui.handlers.HandlerUtil.noVariableFound(HandlerUtil.java:42) at org.eclipse.ui.handlers.HandlerUtil.getVariableChecked(HandlerUtil.java:90) at org.eclipse.ui.handlers.HandlerUtil.getActiveWorkbenchWindowChecked(HandlerUtil.java:211) at org.springsource.ide.eclipse.commons.quicksearch.ui.QuickSearchHandler.execute(QuickSearchHandler.java:46) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.handlers.HandlerProxy.execute(HandlerProxy.java:290) at org.eclipse.core.commands.Command.executeWithChecks(Command.java:499) at org.springsource.ide.eclipse.commons.ui.tips.TipInfo.invokeAction(TipInfo.java:84) at org.springsource.ide.eclipse.commons.ui.tips.TipOfTheDayPopup$1.widgetSelected(TipOfTheDayPopup.java:123) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.TypedListener.handleEvent(TypedListener.java:248) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.EventTable.sendEvent(EventTable.java:84) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.sendEvent(Display.java:4136) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Widget.java:1458) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Widget.java:1481) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendSelectionEvent(Widget.java:1531) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Link.textView_clickOnLink_atIndex(Link.java:117) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.windowProc(Display.java:5809) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.OS.objc_msgSendSuper(Native Method) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.callSuper(Widget.java:221) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.mouseDownSuper(Widget.java:1093) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.mouseDown(Widget.java:1085) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Control.mouseDown(Control.java:2538) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.windowProc(Display.java:5495) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.OS.objc_msgSendSuper(Native Method) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.callSuper(Widget.java:221) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.windowSendEvent(Widget.java:2102) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Shell.windowSendEvent(Shell.java:2299) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.windowProc(Display.java:5559) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.OS.objc_msgSendSuper(Native Method) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.applicationSendEvent(Display.java:5004) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.applicationProc(Display.java:5153) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.OS.objc_msgSend(Native Method) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.NSApplication.sendEvent(NSApplication.java:128) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.readAndDispatch(Display.java:3618) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.runEventLoop(Workbench.java:2701) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.runUI(Workbench.java:2665) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.access$4(Workbench.java:2499) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench$7.run(Workbench.java:679) at org.eclipse.core.databinding.observable.Realm.runWithDefault(Realm.java:332) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.createAndRunWorkbench(Workbench.java:668) at org.eclipse.ui.PlatformUI.createAndRunWorkbench(PlatformUI.java:149) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.ide.application.IDEApplication.start(IDEApplication.java:124) at org.eclipse.equinox.internal.app.EclipseAppHandle.run(EclipseAppHandle.java:196) at org.eclipse.core.runtime.internal.adaptor.EclipseAppLauncher.runApplication(EclipseAppLauncher.java:110) at org.eclipse.core.runtime.internal.adaptor.EclipseAppLauncher.start(EclipseAppLauncher.java:79) at org.eclipse.core.runtime.adaptor.EclipseStarter.run(EclipseStarter.java:353) at org.eclipse.core.runtime.adaptor.EclipseStarter.run(EclipseStarter.java:180) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:57) at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:43) at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:601) at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.invokeFramework(Main.java:629) at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.basicRun(Main.java:584) at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.run(Main.java:1438) at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.main(Main.java:1414) {noformat}
    via by Martin Lippert,
    • java.lang.NullPointerException at org.eclipse.ui.handlers.HandlerUtil.noVariableFound(HandlerUtil.java:42) at org.eclipse.ui.handlers.HandlerUtil.getVariableChecked(HandlerUtil.java:90) at org.eclipse.ui.handlers.HandlerUtil.getActiveWorkbenchWindowChecked(HandlerUtil.java:211) at org.springsource.ide.eclipse.commons.quicksearch.ui.QuickSearchHandler.execute(QuickSearchHandler.java:46) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.handlers.HandlerProxy.execute(HandlerProxy.java:290) at org.eclipse.core.commands.Command.executeWithChecks(Command.java:499) at org.springsource.ide.eclipse.commons.ui.tips.TipInfo.invokeAction(TipInfo.java:84) at org.springsource.ide.eclipse.commons.ui.tips.TipOfTheDayPopup$1.widgetSelected(TipOfTheDayPopup.java:123) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.TypedListener.handleEvent(TypedListener.java:248) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.EventTable.sendEvent(EventTable.java:84) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.sendEvent(Display.java:4136) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Widget.java:1458) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Widget.java:1481) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendSelectionEvent(Widget.java:1531) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Link.textView_clickOnLink_atIndex(Link.java:117) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.windowProc(Display.java:5809) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.OS.objc_msgSendSuper(Native Method) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.callSuper(Widget.java:221) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.mouseDownSuper(Widget.java:1093) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.mouseDown(Widget.java:1085) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Control.mouseDown(Control.java:2538) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.windowProc(Display.java:5495) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.OS.objc_msgSendSuper(Native Method) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.callSuper(Widget.java:221) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.windowSendEvent(Widget.java:2102) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Shell.windowSendEvent(Shell.java:2299) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.windowProc(Display.java:5559) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.OS.objc_msgSendSuper(Native Method) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.applicationSendEvent(Display.java:5004) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.applicationProc(Display.java:5153) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.OS.objc_msgSend(Native Method) at org.eclipse.swt.internal.cocoa.NSApplication.sendEvent(NSApplication.java:128) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.readAndDispatch(Display.java:3618) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.runEventLoop(Workbench.java:2701) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.runUI(Workbench.java:2665) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.access$4(Workbench.java:2499) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench$7.run(Workbench.java:679) at org.eclipse.core.databinding.observable.Realm.runWithDefault(Realm.java:332) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.createAndRunWorkbench(Workbench.java:668) at org.eclipse.ui.PlatformUI.createAndRunWorkbench(PlatformUI.java:149) at org.eclipse.ui.internal.ide.application.IDEApplication.start(IDEApplication.java:124) at org.eclipse.equinox.internal.app.EclipseAppHandle.run(EclipseAppHandle.java:196) at org.eclipse.core.runtime.internal.adaptor.EclipseAppLauncher.runApplication(EclipseAppLauncher.java:110) at org.eclipse.core.runtime.internal.adaptor.EclipseAppLauncher.start(EclipseAppLauncher.java:79) at org.eclipse.core.runtime.adaptor.EclipseStarter.run(EclipseStarter.java:353) at org.eclipse.core.runtime.adaptor.EclipseStarter.run(EclipseStarter.java:180) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:57) at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:43) at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:601) at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.invokeFramework(Main.java:629) at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.basicRun(Main.java:584) at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.run(Main.java:1438) at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.main(Main.java:1414)
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