Since the 2.24 update the ircbot fails to connect on jenkins startup.
It just writes NullPointerException into the log, the same happens on each automatic retry.
I figured out that it successfuly and imediately connects if i go to the main settings page and just hit Save.
|Field||Original Value||New Value|
|Environment||Gentoo Linux amd64, java7u51 or java8(tested with both)||Gentoo Linux amd64, java7u51 or java8(tested with both), jenkins 1.557, im plugin 1.28|
|Status||Open [ 1 ]||Resolved [ 5 ]|
|Resolution||Fixed [ 1 ]|
|Workflow||JNJira [ 154579 ]||JNJira + In-Review [ 194955 ]|