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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8022092

REGRESSION: Webstart app can not launch in 7u40

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        1.7.0_40-ea-b36.

        Bug Description:
            NPE in webstart, which causes target application not to launch

        java.lang.NullPointerException
        at com.sun.javaws.jnl.LaunchDesc.getLocalSecurityPolicy(Unknown Source)
        at com.sun.javaws.jnl.LaunchDesc.getMatchImpl(Unknown Source)
        at com.sun.javaws.jnl.LaunchDesc.getJREMatcher(Unknown Source)
        at com.sun.javaws.Launcher.prepareLaunchFile(Unknown Source)
        at com.sun.javaws.Launcher.prepareAllResources(Unknown Source)
        at com.sun.javaws.Launcher.prepareToLaunch(Unknown Source)
        at com.sun.javaws.Launcher.prepareToLaunch(Unknown Source)
        at com.sun.javaws.Launcher.launch(Unknown Source)
        at com.sun.javaws.Main.launchApp(Unknown Source)
        at com.sun.javaws.Main.continueInSecureThread(Unknown Source)
        at com.sun.javaws.Main.access$000(Unknown Source)
        at com.sun.javaws.Main$1.run(Unknown Source)
        at java.lang.Thread.run(Unknown Source)


        Steps to Reproduce (be specific):
          Can be reproduced on the demo site. https://www.ocie.net/OcieDemo/JViewer/webstart.html
          Click on the login link.
          Java 7 splash screen starts, select continue on the certificate warning dialog. Then the "Unable to launch the appplication" dialog appears.

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                • Assignee:
                  dtitov Daniil Titov
                  Reporter:
                  dtitov Daniil Titov
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