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  • Getting the following details from 'Error editing a job entry' error dialog: {noformat} java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Argument cannot be null at org.eclipse.swt.SWT.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.SWT.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.SWT.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Text.setText(Unknown Source) at org.pentaho.di.ui.core.widget.TextVar.setText(TextVar.java:208) at org.pentaho.di.ui.job.entries.ftpput.JobEntryFTPPUTDialog.getData(JobEntryFTPPUTDialog.java:1081) at org.pentaho.di.ui.job.entries.ftpput.JobEntryFTPPUTDialog.open(JobEntryFTPPUTDialog.java:949) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.delegates.SpoonJobDelegate.editJobEntry(SpoonJobDelegate.java:259) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.editJobEntry(Spoon.java:8564) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.job.JobGraph.editEntry(JobGraph.java:2836) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.job.JobGraph.mouseDoubleClick(JobGraph.java:633) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.TypedListener.handleEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.EventTable.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.notifyListeners(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.runDeferredEvents(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.readAndDispatch(Unknown Source) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.readAndDispatch(Spoon.java:1339) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.waitForDispose(Spoon.java:7939) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.start(Spoon.java:9214) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.main(Spoon.java:653) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:62) at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:43) at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:483) at org.pentaho.commons.launcher.Launcher.main(Launcher.java:92) {noformat}
    via by Sulaiman Karmali,
  • GitHub comment 11#5159072
    via GitHub by jordanvs
    ,
  • Error appears while trying to select local .kjb in job executor step with Browse button, if connected to repository. Same issue with transformation executor. steps: 1. Connect to repository. 2. Create transformation with job executor (or transformation executor) step. 3. Edit job executor step, click Browse and select local .kjb file, press ok. Error appears: Unable to open dialog for this step. Argument cannot be null. Workaround: Write (copy/paste) full path to the .kjb manually. Stack trace: java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Argument cannot be null at org.eclipse.swt.SWT.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.SWT.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.SWT.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Text.setText(Unknown Source) at org.pentaho.di.ui.core.widget.TextVar.setText(TextVar.java:184) at org.pentaho.di.ui.trans.steps.jobexecutor.JobExecutorDialog.selectFileJob(JobExecutorDialog.java:635) at org.pentaho.di.ui.trans.steps.jobexecutor.JobExecutorDialog.access$300(JobExecutorDialog.java:87) at org.pentaho.di.ui.trans.steps.jobexecutor.JobExecutorDialog$3.widgetSelected(JobExecutorDialog.java:300) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.TypedListener.handleEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.EventTable.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.runDeferredEvents(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.readAndDispatch(Unknown Source) at org.pentaho.di.ui.trans.steps.jobexecutor.JobExecutorDialog.open(JobExecutorDialog.java:562) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.delegates.SpoonStepsDelegate.editStep(SpoonStepsDelegate.java:137) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.editStep(Spoon.java:8195) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.trans.TransGraph.editStep(TransGraph.java:2952) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.trans.TransGraph.mouseDoubleClick(TransGraph.java:720) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.TypedListener.handleEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.EventTable.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.runDeferredEvents(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.readAndDispatch(Unknown Source) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.readAndDispatch(Spoon.java:1227) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.waitForDispose(Spoon.java:7368) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.start(Spoon.java:8673) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.main(Spoon.java:625) 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:134)
    via by Ihar Chekan,
  • Error appears while trying to select local .kjb in job executor step with Browse button, if connected to repository. Same issue with transformation executor. steps: 1. Connect to repository. 2. Create transformation with job executor (or transformation executor) step. 3. Edit job executor step, click Browse and select local .kjb file, press ok. Error appears: Unable to open dialog for this step. Argument cannot be null. Workaround: Write (copy/paste) full path to the .kjb manually. Stack trace: java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Argument cannot be null at org.eclipse.swt.SWT.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.SWT.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.SWT.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Text.setText(Unknown Source) at org.pentaho.di.ui.core.widget.TextVar.setText(TextVar.java:184) at org.pentaho.di.ui.trans.steps.jobexecutor.JobExecutorDialog.selectFileJob(JobExecutorDialog.java:635) at org.pentaho.di.ui.trans.steps.jobexecutor.JobExecutorDialog.access$300(JobExecutorDialog.java:87) at org.pentaho.di.ui.trans.steps.jobexecutor.JobExecutorDialog$3.widgetSelected(JobExecutorDialog.java:300) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.TypedListener.handleEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.EventTable.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.runDeferredEvents(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.readAndDispatch(Unknown Source) at org.pentaho.di.ui.trans.steps.jobexecutor.JobExecutorDialog.open(JobExecutorDialog.java:562) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.delegates.SpoonStepsDelegate.editStep(SpoonStepsDelegate.java:137) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.editStep(Spoon.java:8195) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.trans.TransGraph.editStep(TransGraph.java:2952) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.trans.TransGraph.mouseDoubleClick(TransGraph.java:720) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.TypedListener.handleEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.EventTable.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.runDeferredEvents(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.readAndDispatch(Unknown Source) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.readAndDispatch(Spoon.java:1227) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.waitForDispose(Spoon.java:7368) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.start(Spoon.java:8673) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.main(Spoon.java:625) 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:134)
    via by Ihar Chekan,
  • GitHub comment 50#4673057
    via GitHub by Cito
    ,
  • GitHub comment 243#144039457
    via GitHub by tsedmik
    ,
    • java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Argument cannot be null at org.eclipse.swt.SWT.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.SWT.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.SWT.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.error(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Text.setText(Unknown Source) at org.pentaho.di.ui.core.widget.TextVar.setText(TextVar.java:208) at org.pentaho.di.ui.job.entries.ftpput.JobEntryFTPPUTDialog.getData(JobEntryFTPPUTDialog.java:1081) at org.pentaho.di.ui.job.entries.ftpput.JobEntryFTPPUTDialog.open(JobEntryFTPPUTDialog.java:949) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.delegates.SpoonJobDelegate.editJobEntry(SpoonJobDelegate.java:259) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.editJobEntry(Spoon.java:8564) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.job.JobGraph.editEntry(JobGraph.java:2836) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.job.JobGraph.mouseDoubleClick(JobGraph.java:633) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.TypedListener.handleEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.EventTable.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.notifyListeners(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.runDeferredEvents(Unknown Source) at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.readAndDispatch(Unknown Source) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.readAndDispatch(Spoon.java:1339) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.waitForDispose(Spoon.java:7939) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.start(Spoon.java:9214) at org.pentaho.di.ui.spoon.Spoon.main(Spoon.java:653) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:62) at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:43) at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:483) at org.pentaho.commons.launcher.Launcher.main(Launcher.java:92)

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