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Splunk DB Connect connection to Hana - Unable to open record reader


Hello All,

We are getting following error while connecting to HANA database using Splunk DB Connect App.

I have followed the instructions given in this post

Error log sample.

2018-01-23 11:20:52.412 +1100  [QuartzScheduler_Worker-6] INFO  org.easybatch.core.job.BatchJob - Job 'HanaInput' starting
2018-01-23 11:20:52.412 +1100  [QuartzScheduler_Worker-6] INFO  org.easybatch.core.job.BatchJob - Batch size: 1,000
2018-01-23 11:20:52.412 +1100  [QuartzScheduler_Worker-6] INFO  org.easybatch.core.job.BatchJob - Error threshold: N/A
2018-01-23 11:20:52.412 +1100  [QuartzScheduler_Worker-6] INFO  org.easybatch.core.job.BatchJob - Jmx monitoring: false
2018-01-23 11:20:52.413 +1100  [QuartzScheduler_Worker-6] INFO  c.s.d.s.dbinput.recordreader.DbInputRecordReader - action=db_input_record_reader_is_opened input_task="HanaInput" query=SELECT key, value FROM sys.m_host_information;
2018-01-23 11:20:52.418 +1100  [QuartzScheduler_Worker-6] ERROR org.easybatch.core.job.BatchJob - Unable to open record reader
java.lang.NullPointerException: null
    at com.splunk.dbx.server.dbinput.recordreader.DbInputRecordReader.isOracleInput(
    at com.splunk.dbx.server.dbinput.recordreader.DbInputRecordReader.getRowProcessor(
    at org.easybatch.core.job.BatchJob.openReader(
    at org.easybatch.extensions.quartz.Job.execute(
    at org.quartz.simpl.SimpleThreadPool$
2018-01-23 11:20:52.418 +1100  [QuartzScheduler_Worker-6] INFO  org.easybatch.core.job.BatchJob - Job 'HanaInput' finished with status: FAILED

Any idea?


Hi, for me the Problem was solved by updating the Splunk DB Connect app to version 3.1.3.

0 Karma


Have you solved your Problem in the meantime? I got the same issue.

0 Karma
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