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  • While running a job I'm getting error in Text File INput step i.e. it fails to initialize. This Step is in transformation which is not called at job level but it is called inside other transformation. Same text file input step is working fine in other transformations. ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : Error initializing step [T-SHOW-MEM] T-SHOW-VERSION1 - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : Error initializing step [T-SHOW-VERSION1] T-SHOW-MEM - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : java.lang.NullPointerException T-SHOW-MEM - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : at be.ibridge.kettle.trans.step.textfileinput.TextFileInput.init(TextFileInput.java:1287) T-SHOW-MEM - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : at be.ibridge.kettle.trans.step.StepInitThread.run(StepInitThread.java:49) T-SHOW-MEM - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:595) T-SHOW-VERSION1 - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : java.lang.NullPointerException T-SHOW-VERSION1 - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : at be.ibridge.kettle.trans.step.textfileinput.TextFileInput.init(TextFileInput.java:1287) T-SHOW-VERSION1 - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : at be.ibridge.kettle.trans.step.StepInitThread.run(StepInitThread.java:49) T-SHOW-VERSION1 - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:595) ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : Step [T-SHOW-VERSION1.0] failed to initialize! ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : Step [T-SHOW-MEM.0] failed to initialize! ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : We failed to initialize at least one step. Execution can not begin!
    via by Prashant Kumar,
  • While running a job I'm getting error in Text File INput step i.e. it fails to initialize. This Step is in transformation which is not called at job level but it is called inside other transformation. Same text file input step is working fine in other transformations. ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : Error initializing step [T-SHOW-MEM] T-SHOW-VERSION1 - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : Error initializing step [T-SHOW-VERSION1] T-SHOW-MEM - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : java.lang.NullPointerException T-SHOW-MEM - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : at be.ibridge.kettle.trans.step.textfileinput.TextFileInput.init(TextFileInput.java:1287) T-SHOW-MEM - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : at be.ibridge.kettle.trans.step.StepInitThread.run(StepInitThread.java:49) T-SHOW-MEM - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:595) T-SHOW-VERSION1 - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : java.lang.NullPointerException T-SHOW-VERSION1 - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : at be.ibridge.kettle.trans.step.textfileinput.TextFileInput.init(TextFileInput.java:1287) T-SHOW-VERSION1 - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : at be.ibridge.kettle.trans.step.StepInitThread.run(StepInitThread.java:49) T-SHOW-VERSION1 - ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:595) ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : Step [T-SHOW-VERSION1.0] failed to initialize! ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : Step [T-SHOW-MEM.0] failed to initialize! ERROR (version 2.5.0-M2, build 85 from 2009/08/09 11:04:28) : We failed to initialize at least one step. Execution can not begin!
    via by Prashant Kumar,
    • java.lang.NullPointerException at be.ibridge.kettle.trans.step.textfileinput.TextFileInput.init(TextFileInput.java:1287) at be.ibridge.kettle.trans.step.StepInitThread.run(StepInitThread.java:49) at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:595)
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