All,

              I have developed web service and it is perfectly working windows system..

When i move web server - service to Linux.. when client try to call service.. i am getting following exception...earlier web service port is not open on the LInux at the time i am getting nullpointer exception... after the port are properly opened

Following are present in my host file

hosts

XXX.xxx.xx.xx. localhost.localdomain localhost

please help me on this.. Urgent

AxisFault
 faultCode: {http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/}Server.userException
 faultSubcode: 
 faultString: java.lang.NullPointerException
 faultActor: 
 faultNode: 
 faultDetail: 
 {http://xml.apache.org/axis/}hostname:localhost.localdomain

java.lang.NullPointerException
 at org.apache.axis.message.SOAPFaultBuilder.createFault(SOAPFaultBuilder.java:222)
 at org.apache.axis.message.SOAPFaultBuilder.endElement(SOAPFaultBuilder.java:129)
 at org.apache.axis.encoding.DeserializationContext.endElement(DeserializationContext.java:1087)
 at com.sun.org.apache.xerces.internal.parsers.AbstractSAXParser.endElement(Unknown Source)
 at com.sun.org.apache.xerces.internal.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl.scanEndElement(Unknown Source)
 at com.sun.org.apache.xerces.internal.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl$FragmentContentDriver.next(Unknown Source)
 at com.sun.org.apache.xerces.internal.impl.XMLDocumentScannerImpl.next(Unknown Source)
 at com.sun.org.apache.xerces.internal.impl.XMLNSDocumentScannerImpl.next(Unknown Source)
 at com.sun.org.apache.xerces.internal.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl.scanDocument(Unknown Source)
 at com.sun.org.apache.xerces.internal.parsers.XML11Configuration.parse(Unknown Source)
 at com.sun.org.apache.xerces.internal.parsers.XML11Configuration.parse(Unknown Source)
 at com.sun.org.apache.xerces.internal.parsers.XMLParser.parse(Unknown Source)
 at com.sun.org.apache.xerces.internal.parsers.AbstractSAXParser.parse(Unknown Source)
 at com.sun.org.apache.xerces.internal.jaxp.SAXParserImpl$JAXPSAXParser.parse(Unknown Source)
 at javax.xml.parsers.SAXParser.parse(Unknown Source)
 at org.apache.axis.encoding.DeserializationContext.parse(DeserializationContext.java:227)
 at org.apache.axis.SOAPPart.getAsSOAPEnvelope(SOAPPart.java:696)
 at org.apache.axis.Message.getSOAPEnvelope(Message.java:435)
 at org.apache.axis.transport.http.HTTPSender.readFromSocket(HTTPSender.java:796)
 at org.apache.axis.transport.http.HTTPSender.invoke(HTTPSender.java:144)
 at org.apache.axis.strategies.InvocationStrategy.visit(InvocationStrategy.java:32)
 at org.apache.axis.SimpleChain.doVisiting(SimpleChain.java:118)
 at org.apache.axis.SimpleChain.invoke(SimpleChain.java:83)
 at org.apache.axis.client.AxisClient.invoke(AxisClient.java:165)
 at org.apache.axis.client.Call.invokeEngine(Call.java:2784)
 at org.apache.axis.client.Call.invoke(Call.java:2767)
 at org.apache.axis.client.Call.invoke(Call.java:2443)
 at org.apache.axis.client.Call.invoke(Call.java:2366)
 at org.apache.axis.client.Call.invoke(Call.java:1812)
 at com.tspl.PapaServiceSoapBindingStub.createDetailPR(PapaServiceSoapBindingStub.java:173)
 at org.apache.jsp.Welcome_jsp._jspService(Welcome_jsp.java:123)
 at org.apache.jasper.runtime.HttpJspBase.service(HttpJspBase.java:98)
 at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(HttpServlet.java:729)
 at org.apache.jasper.servlet.JspServletWrapper.service(JspServletWrapper.java:331)
 at org.apache.jasper.servlet.JspServlet.serviceJspFile(JspServlet.java:329)
 at org.apache.jasper.servlet.JspServlet.service(JspServlet.java:265)
 at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(HttpServlet.java:729)
 at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.internalDoFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:269)
 at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.doFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:188)
 at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardWrapperValve.invoke(StandardWrapperValve.java:213)
 at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContextValve.invoke(StandardContextValve.java:172)
 at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHostValve.invoke(StandardHostValve.java:127)
 at org.apache.catalina.valves.ErrorReportValve.invoke(ErrorReportValve.java:117)
 at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardEngineValve.invoke(StandardEngineValve.java:108)
 at org.apache.catalina.connector.CoyoteAdapter.service(CoyoteAdapter.java:174)
 at org.apache.coyote.http11.Http11Processor.process(Http11Processor.java:873)
 at org.apache.coyote.http11.Http11BaseProtocol$Http11ConnectionHandler.processConnection(Http11BaseProtocol.java:665)
 at org.apache.tomcat.util.net.PoolTcpEndpoint.processSocket(PoolTcpEndpoint.java:528)
 at org.apache.tomcat.util.net.LeaderFollowerWorkerThread.runIt(LeaderFollowerWorkerThread.java:81)
 at org.apache.tomcat.util.threads.ThreadPool$ControlRunnable.run(ThreadPool.java:689)
 at java.lang.Thread.run(Unknown Source)