Intermittent error accessing FacesContext in custom picketbox login module: JBoss EAP 7

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  • Using FacesContext.getCurrentInstance() returns null.
  • Need to access the HttpServletRequest in the login module, but using FacesContext does always work.


  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 7
  • Picketbox custom login module extending AbstractServerLoginModule
  • Java Server Faces (JSF)

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