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cfpdf action="thumbnail" throws PDFDocException

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Status/Resolution/Reason: Closed/Fixed/

Reporter/Name(from Bugbase): MrSmith MrSmith / MrSmith MrSmith (MrSmith MrSmith)

Created: 06/24/2016

Components: Document Management, PDF manipulation

Versions: 2016

Failure Type:

Found In Build/Fixed In Build: CF2016_Update2 /

Priority/Frequency: Normal / Some users will encounter

Locale/System: ALL / Linux

Vote Count: 0

Listed in the version 2016.0.03.300466 Issues Fixed doc
Problem Description:
cfpdf action="thumbnail" throws PDFDocException

coldfusion.pdf.PDFDocException: PDFDocException <p/> Created on Sep 12, 2006
        at coldfusion.pdf.PDFDocHandler._extractImages(
        at coldfusion.pdf.PDFDocHandler.extractImages(
        at coldfusion.pdf.PDFDocOperation.thumbnail(
        at coldfusion.tagext.lang.PDFTag.doEndTag(
Caused by: java.lang.RuntimeException: NullValue exception with PdfArrayIterator
        at org.jpedal.objects.raw.PdfArrayIterator.getNextValueAsInteger(Unknown Source)
        at Source)
        at Source)
        at org.jpedal.FileAccess.openPdfFile(Unknown Source)
        at org.jpedal.FileAccess.openPdfFile(Unknown Source)
        at org.jpedal.PdfDecoderServer.openPdfFile(Unknown Source)
        at coldfusion.pdf.PDFDocHandler._extractSinglePDFImages(
        at coldfusion.pdf.PDFDocHandler._extractImages(
        ... 108 more

Steps to Reproduce:
<cfpdf action="thumbnail">

Actual Result:
Java Exception

Expected Result:

Any Workarounds:

----------------------------- Additional Watson Details -----------------------------

Watson Bug ID:	4167755

External Customer Info:
External Company:  
External Customer Name: MrSmith MrSmith
External Customer Email:  
External Test Config: My Hardware and Environment details:


  1. June 24, 2016 00:00:00: 1_STANDARD_B_SLIM_SIDEMOUNT-36_L_ASSEMBLY.pdf


Hi, We have a patch for this bug. Can you please send a mail to They will help you out with the fix. Thanks, Kailash
Comment by Kailash B.
2285 | June 27, 2016 05:55:05 AM GMT