Unable to start BO Agent (upgrade from previous RA solution)

Document ID : KB000087687
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Error Message :
20160804/152916.579 - 1 java.lang.NullPointerException: Cannot invoke method logoff() on null object
at org.codehaus.groovy.runtime.NullObject.invokeMethod(NullObject.java:77)


RA Business Object agent 3.0.x fails when starting.
This is because  xbean-2.2.0.jar  needs to be removed/deleted from the Agent Lib folder.
This step is missing from the old documentation.

Status:
The documentation is now updated.
  1. Navigate to the following directory and delete any existing files.
    ForDirectory
    An Automation Engine UNIX agentbin/lib
    An Automation Engine Windows agentbin\lib
    An Applications Manager UNIX agentweb/classes_alt
    An Applications Manager Windows agentweb\classes_alt


 
Cause:
Cause type:
Defect
Root Cause: see Description
Resolution:
This field was added on 30/03/2017. This article has not been updated yet. Refer to the "Description" or "Workaround" sections for solution information.

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
3.0.4
Additional Information:
Workaround :
Remove xbean-2.2.0.jar from the Agent Lib folder