Error starting ApplicationContext. To display the conditions report re-run your application with 'debug' enabled.

created at 11-24-2021 views: 2130

error

After adding swagger to the project, the following error occurred when running the program

Error starting ApplicationContext. To display the conditions report re-run your application with 'debug' enabled.
2021-11-21 14:20:40.012 ERROR 2968 --- [ main] o.s.boot.SpringApplication : Application run failed

org.springframework.context.ApplicationContextException: Failed to start bean 'documentationPluginsBootstrapper'; nested exception is java.lang.NullPointerException
at org.springframework.context.support.DefaultLifecycleProcessor.doStart(DefaultLifecycleProcessor.java:181) ~[spring-context-5.3.13.jar:5.3.13]
at org.springframework.context.support.DefaultLifecycleProcessor.access$200(DefaultLifecycleProcessor.java:54) ~[spring-context-5.3.13.jar:5.3.13]
at org.springframework.context.support.DefaultLifecycleProcessor$LifecycleGroup.start(DefaultLifecycleProcessor.java:356) ~[spring-context-5.3.13.jar:5.3.13]
at java.lang.Iterable.forEach(Iterable.java:75) ~[na:1.8.0_212]
at org.springframework.context.support.DefaultLifecycleProcessor.startBeans(DefaultLifecycleProcessor.java:155) ~[spring-context-5.3.13.jar:5.3.13]
at org.springframework.context.support.DefaultLifecycleProcessor.onRefresh(DefaultLifecycleProcessor.java:123) ~[spring-context-5.3.13.jar:5.3.13]
at org.springframework.context.support.AbstractApplicationContext.finishRefresh(AbstractApplicationContext.java:935) ~[spring-context-5.3.13.jar:5.3.13]
at org.springframework.context.support.AbstractApplicationContext.refresh(AbstractApplicationContext.java:586) ~[spring-context-5.3.13.jar:5.3.13]
at org.springframework.boot.web.servlet.context.ServletWebServerApplicationContext.refresh(ServletWebServerApplicationContext.java:145) ~[spring-boot-2.6.0.jar:2.6.0]
at org.springframework.boot.SpringApplication.refresh(SpringApplication.java:730) [spring-boot-2.6.0.jar:2.6.0]
at org.springframework.boot.SpringApplication.refreshContext(SpringApplication.java:412) [spring-boot-2.6.0.jar:2.6.0]
at org.springframework.boot.SpringApplication.run(SpringApplication.java:302) [spring-boot-2.6.0.jar:2.6.0]
at org.springframework.boot.SpringApplication.run(SpringApplication.java:1301) [spring-boot-2.6.0.jar:2.6.0]
at org.springframework.boot.SpringApplication.run(SpringApplication.java:1290) [spring-boot-2.6.0.jar:2.6.0]
at com.example1.demo1.Demo1Application.main(Demo1Application.java:10) [classes/:na]
Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException: null
at springfox.documentation.spi.service.contexts.Orderings$8.compare(Orderings.java:112) ~[springfox-spi-2.9.2.jar:null]
at springfox.documentation.spi.service.contexts.Orderings$8.compare(Orderings.java:109) ~[springfox-spi-2.9.2.jar:null]
at com.google.common.collect.ComparatorOrdering.compare(ComparatorOrdering.java:37) ~[guava-20.0.jar:na]
at java.util.TimSort.countRunAndMakeAscending(TimSort.java:355) ~[na:1.8.0_212]
at java.util.TimSort.sort(TimSort.java:220) ~[na:1.8.0_212]
at java.util.Arrays.sort(Arrays.java:1438) ~[na:1.8.0_212]
at com.google.common.collect.Ordering.sortedCopy(Ordering.java:855) ~[guava-20.0.jar:na]
at springfox.documentation.spring.web.plugins.WebMvcRequestHandlerProvider.requestHandlers(WebMvcRequestHandlerProvider.java:57) ~[springfox-spring-web-2.9.2.jar:null]
at springfox.documentation.spring.web.plugins.DocumentationPluginsBootstrapper$2.apply(DocumentationPluginsBootstrapper.java:138) ~[springfox-spring-web-2.9.2.jar:null]
at springfox.documentation.spring.web.plugins.DocumentationPluginsBootstrapper$2.apply(DocumentationPluginsBootstrapper.java:135) ~[springfox-spring-web-2.9.2.jar:null]
at com.google.common.collect.Iterators$7.transform(Iterators.java:750) ~[guava-20.0.jar:na]
at com.google.common.collect.TransformedIterator.next(TransformedIterator.java:47) ~[guava-20.0.jar:na]
at com.google.common.collect.TransformedIterator.next(TransformedIterator.java:47) ~[guava-20.0.jar:na]
at com.google.common.collect.MultitransformedIterator.hasNext(MultitransformedIterator.java:52) ~[guava-20.0.jar:na]
at com.google.common.collect.MultitransformedIterator.hasNext(MultitransformedIterator.java:50) ~[guava-20.0.jar:na]
at com.google.common.collect.ImmutableList.copyOf(ImmutableList.java:249) ~[guava-20.0.jar:na]
at com.google.common.collect.ImmutableList.copyOf(ImmutableList.java:209) ~[guava-20.0.jar:na]
at com.google.common.collect.FluentIterable.toList(FluentIterable.java:614) ~[guava-20.0.jar:na]
at springfox.documentation.spring.web.plugins.DocumentationPluginsBootstrapper.defaultContextBuilder(DocumentationPluginsBootstrapper.java:111) ~[springfox-spring-web-2.9.2.jar:null]
at springfox.documentation.spring.web.plugins.DocumentationPluginsBootstrapper.buildContext(DocumentationPluginsBootstrapper.java:96) ~[springfox-spring-web-2.9.2.jar:null]
at springfox.documentation.spring.web.plugins.DocumentationPluginsBootstrapper.start(DocumentationPluginsBootstrapper.java:167) ~[springfox-spring-web-2.9.2.jar:null]
at org.springframework.context.support.DefaultLifecycleProcessor.doStart(DefaultLifecycleProcessor.java:178) ~[spring-context-5.3.13.jar:5.3.13]
... 14 common frames omitted

Disconnected from the target VM, address: '127.0.0.1:0', transport: 'socket'

Process finished with exit code 1

Error analysis

code analysis

Spring boot uses 2.6, while swagger uses 2.9.2. This error is caused due to the incompatibility of the two versions.

solution

Just downgrade springboot to 2.5.6

created at:11-24-2021
edited at: 06-04-2022: