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  • On Windows 2008, when setting File Path = My_Config.txt It fails with Null pointer exception. To resolve I use: $\{WORKSPACE\}/My_Config.txt Trace is: Building remotely on AUTOJEN1 (Win2008 Regression IE9) in workspace c:\jenkins-slave\workspace\Run_Test_Suite_debug [EnvInject] - Executing scripts and injecting environment variables after the SCM step. java.lang.NullPointerException at hudson.FilePath.mkdirs(FilePath.java:2891) at hudson.FilePath.access$800(FilePath.java:190) at hudson.FilePath$37.invoke(FilePath.java:1904) at hudson.FilePath$37.invoke(FilePath.java:1901) at hudson.FilePath.act(FilePath.java:990) at hudson.FilePath.act(FilePath.java:968) at hudson.FilePath.write(FilePath.java:1901) at com.etas.jenkins.plugins.CreateTextFile.CreateFileTask.call(CreateFileTask.java:94) at com.etas.jenkins.plugins.CreateTextFile.CreateFileTask.call(CreateFileTask.java:38) at hudson.remoting.UserRequest.perform(UserRequest.java:120) at hudson.remoting.UserRequest.perform(UserRequest.java:48) at hudson.remoting.Request$2.run(Request.java:326) at hudson.remoting.InterceptingExecutorService$1.call(InterceptingExecutorService.java:68) at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask.run(Unknown Source) at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor.runWorker(Unknown Source) at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.run(Unknown Source) at hudson.remoting.Engine$1$1.run(Engine.java:62) at java.lang.Thread.run(Unknown Source) at ......remote call to AUTOJEN1(Native Method) at hudson.remoting.Channel.attachCallSiteStackTrace(Channel.java:1416) at hudson.remoting.UserResponse.retrieve(UserRequest.java:220) at hudson.remoting.Channel.call(Channel.java:781) at com.etas.jenkins.plugins.CreateTextFile.CreateFileBuilder.perform(CreateFileBuilder.java:82) at hudson.tasks.BuildStepMonitor$1.perform(BuildStepMonitor.java:20) at hudson.model.AbstractBuild$AbstractBuildExecution.perform(AbstractBuild.java:782) at hudson.model.Build$BuildExecution.build(Build.java:205) at hudson.model.Build$BuildExecution.doRun(Build.java:162) at hudson.model.AbstractBuild$AbstractBuildExecution.run(AbstractBuild.java:534) at com.tikal.jenkins.plugins.multijob.MultiJobBuild$MultiJobRunnerImpl.run(MultiJobBuild.java:136) at hudson.model.Run.execute(Run.java:1738) at com.tikal.jenkins.plugins.multijob.MultiJobBuild.run(MultiJobBuild.java:73) at hudson.model.ResourceController.execute(ResourceController.java:98) at hudson.model.Executor.run(Executor.java:410) Build step 'Create/Update Text File' marked build as failure
    via by Noam Manos,
  • On Windows 2008, when setting File Path = My_Config.txt It fails with Null pointer exception. To resolve I use: $\{WORKSPACE\}/My_Config.txt Trace is: Building remotely on AUTOJEN1 (Win2008 Regression IE9) in workspace c:\jenkins-slave\workspace\Run_Test_Suite_debug [EnvInject] - Executing scripts and injecting environment variables after the SCM step. java.lang.NullPointerException at hudson.FilePath.mkdirs(FilePath.java:2891) at hudson.FilePath.access$800(FilePath.java:190) at hudson.FilePath$37.invoke(FilePath.java:1904) at hudson.FilePath$37.invoke(FilePath.java:1901) at hudson.FilePath.act(FilePath.java:990) at hudson.FilePath.act(FilePath.java:968) at hudson.FilePath.write(FilePath.java:1901) at com.etas.jenkins.plugins.CreateTextFile.CreateFileTask.call(CreateFileTask.java:94) at com.etas.jenkins.plugins.CreateTextFile.CreateFileTask.call(CreateFileTask.java:38) at hudson.remoting.UserRequest.perform(UserRequest.java:120) at hudson.remoting.UserRequest.perform(UserRequest.java:48) at hudson.remoting.Request$2.run(Request.java:326) at hudson.remoting.InterceptingExecutorService$1.call(InterceptingExecutorService.java:68) at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask.run(Unknown Source) at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor.runWorker(Unknown Source) at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.run(Unknown Source) at hudson.remoting.Engine$1$1.run(Engine.java:62) at java.lang.Thread.run(Unknown Source) at ......remote call to AUTOJEN1(Native Method) at hudson.remoting.Channel.attachCallSiteStackTrace(Channel.java:1416) at hudson.remoting.UserResponse.retrieve(UserRequest.java:220) at hudson.remoting.Channel.call(Channel.java:781) at com.etas.jenkins.plugins.CreateTextFile.CreateFileBuilder.perform(CreateFileBuilder.java:82) at hudson.tasks.BuildStepMonitor$1.perform(BuildStepMonitor.java:20) at hudson.model.AbstractBuild$AbstractBuildExecution.perform(AbstractBuild.java:782) at hudson.model.Build$BuildExecution.build(Build.java:205) at hudson.model.Build$BuildExecution.doRun(Build.java:162) at hudson.model.AbstractBuild$AbstractBuildExecution.run(AbstractBuild.java:534) at com.tikal.jenkins.plugins.multijob.MultiJobBuild$MultiJobRunnerImpl.run(MultiJobBuild.java:136) at hudson.model.Run.execute(Run.java:1738) at com.tikal.jenkins.plugins.multijob.MultiJobBuild.run(MultiJobBuild.java:73) at hudson.model.ResourceController.execute(ResourceController.java:98) at hudson.model.Executor.run(Executor.java:410) Build step 'Create/Update Text File' marked build as failure
    via by Noam Manos,
    • java.lang.NullPointerException at hudson.FilePath.mkdirs(FilePath.java:2891) at hudson.FilePath.access$800(FilePath.java:190) at hudson.FilePath$37.invoke(FilePath.java:1904) at hudson.FilePath$37.invoke(FilePath.java:1901) at hudson.FilePath.act(FilePath.java:990) at hudson.FilePath.act(FilePath.java:968) at hudson.FilePath.write(FilePath.java:1901) at com.etas.jenkins.plugins.CreateTextFile.CreateFileTask.call(CreateFileTask.java:94) at com.etas.jenkins.plugins.CreateTextFile.CreateFileTask.call(CreateFileTask.java:38) at hudson.remoting.UserRequest.perform(UserRequest.java:120) at hudson.remoting.UserRequest.perform(UserRequest.java:48) at hudson.remoting.Request$2.run(Request.java:326) at hudson.remoting.InterceptingExecutorService$1.call(InterceptingExecutorService.java:68) at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask.run(Unknown Source) at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor.runWorker(Unknown Source) at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.run(Unknown Source) at hudson.remoting.Engine$1$1.run(Engine.java:62) at java.lang.Thread.run(Unknown Source)
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