NullPointerException due to JSFDependencyProcessor adding null ModuleIdentifer

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Issue

  • JSF application is failing to deploy with this NPE:
Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException
  at org.jboss.modules.DependencySpec.createModuleDependencySpec(DependencySpec.java:637) [jboss-modules.jar:1.8.9.Final-redhat-00001]
  at org.jboss.modules.DependencySpec.createModuleDependencySpec(DependencySpec.java:593) [jboss-modules.jar:1.8.9.Final-redhat-00001]
  at org.jboss.as.server.deployment.module.ModuleSpecProcessor.createDependencies(ModuleSpecProcessor.java:346) [wildfly-server-6.0.27.Final-redhat-00001.jar:6.0.27.Final-redhat-00001]
  at org.jboss.as.server.deployment.module.ModuleSpecProcessor.createModuleService(ModuleSpecProcessor.java:236) [wildfly-server-6.0.27.Final-redhat-00001.jar:6.0.27.Final-redhat-00001]
  at org.jboss.as.server.deployment.module.ModuleSpecProcessor.deployModuleSpec(ModuleSpecProcessor.java:130) [wildfly-server-6.0.27.Final-redhat-00001.jar:6.0.27.Final-redhat-00001]
  at org.jboss.as.server.deployment.module.ModuleSpecProcessor.deploy(ModuleSpecProcessor.java:82) [wildfly-server-6.0.27.Final-redhat-00001.jar:6.0.27.Final-redhat-00001]
  at org.jboss.as.server.deployment.DeploymentUnitPhaseService.start(DeploymentUnitPhaseService.java:144) [wildfly-server-6.0.27.Final-redhat-00001.jar:6.0.27.Final-redhat-00001]
  ... 8 more
  • JSF application failing to deploy with:
 09:30:59,842 WARN  [org.jboss.as.jsf] (MSC service thread 1-6) WFLYJSF0005: Unknown JSF version 'Mojarra-2.0'.  Default version 'myfaces-2.2.0' will be used instead.
09:30:59,842 ERROR [org.jboss.msc.service.fail] (MSC service thread 1-6) MSC000001: Failed to start service jboss.deployment.unit."admin2.war".DEPENDENCIES: org.jboss.msc.service.StartException in service jboss.deployment.unit."admin2.war".DEPENDENCIES: WFLYSRV0153: Failed to process phase DEPENDENCIES of deployment "admin2.war"
 at org.jboss.as.server.deployment.DeploymentUnitPhaseService.start(DeploymentUnitPhaseService.java:151)
 at org.jboss.msc.service.ServiceControllerImpl$StartTask.startService(ServiceControllerImpl.java:1739)
 at org.jboss.msc.service.ServiceControllerImpl$StartTask.execute(ServiceControllerImpl.java:1701)
 at org.jboss.msc.service.ServiceControllerImpl$ControllerTask.run(ServiceControllerImpl.java:1559)
 at org.jboss.threads.ContextClassLoaderSavingRunnable.run(ContextClassLoaderSavingRunnable.java:35)
 at org.jboss.threads.EnhancedQueueExecutor.safeRun(EnhancedQueueExecutor.java:1982)
 at org.jboss.threads.EnhancedQueueExecutor$ThreadBody.doRunTask(EnhancedQueueExecutor.java:1486)
 at org.jboss.threads.EnhancedQueueExecutor$ThreadBody.run(EnhancedQueueExecutor.java:1377)
 at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:748)
Caused by: org.jboss.as.server.deployment.DeploymentUnitProcessingException: WFLYJSF0014: Default JSF implementation slot 'myfaces-2.2.0' is invalid
 at org.jboss.as.jsf.deployment.JSFDependencyProcessor.deploy(JSFDependencyProcessor.java:87)
 at org.jboss.as.server.deployment.DeploymentUnitPhaseService.start(DeploymentUnitPhaseService.java:144)
 ... 8 more

Environment

Red Hat Enterprise Application Platform (EAP) 7.2

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