JIRA Agile unavailable due to upgrade task not completing
Upon upgrade to JIRA Agile 188.8.131.52, the instance were not able to complete a specific upgrade task - GhUpgradeTask037. The following error appears in the
2013-08-26 00:54:08,518 TP-Processor13 ERROR sysadmin 53x7850x1 lala 184.108.40.206,220.127.116.11 /rest/plugins/1.0/com.pyxis.greenhopper.jira-key [sal.core.upgrade.PluginUpgrader] Upgrade failed: null java.lang.NullPointerException at com.atlassian.greenhopper.upgrade.GhUpgradeTask037.updateWorkflows(GhUpgradeTask037.java:186) at com.atlassian.greenhopper.upgrade.GhUpgradeTask037.performUpgrade(GhUpgradeTask037.java:117) at com.atlassian.greenhopper.upgrade.AbstractGhUpgradeTask.doUpgrade(AbstractGhUpgradeTask.java:62) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
The NPE was being thrown because the upgrade task not being able to be completed because workflow description is blank. This is a bug that currently being tracked below:
A revised version of the upgrade task was implemented. Upgrade to JIRA Agile 18.104.22.168 instead.