I am getting the following error when attempting to build an EJB component and have not been able to figure out why. Can someone shed some light on this for me? Thanks!

[wsejbdeploy] Starting workbench.
[wsejbdeploy] o0703.02
[wsejbdeploy] EJB Deploy installation location: /build/app/WebSphere6.1.0.7/AppServer/deploytool/itp
[wsejbdeploy] Could not create a configuration directory so defaulting to the user.home
[wsejbdeploy] EJB Deploy configuration directory: /home/pg08709/.eclipse/configuration
[wsejbdeploy] framework search path: /build/app/WebSphere6.1.0.7/AppServer/deploytool/itp/plugins
[wsejbdeploy] Debug options:
[wsejbdeploy] file:/home/pg08709/_tempDeployDir/.options not found
[wsejbdeploy] Time to load bundles: 15
[wsejbdeploy] Starting application: 1255971849147
[wsejbdeploy] Creating the project.
[wsejbdeploy] java.lang.NullPointerException
[wsejbdeploy] at com.ibm.etools.ejbdeploy.core.utils.MappingResourc eHelper.getBackendPath(MappingResourceHelper.java: 205)
[wsejbdeploy] at com.ibm.etools.ejbdeploy.core.utils.MappingResourc eHelper.getBackendFolder(MappingResourceHelper.jav a:181)
[wsejbdeploy] at com.ibm.etools.ejbrdbmapping.migration.MigrateBack endOperation.isV6EJBJar(MigrateBackendOperation.ja va:164)
[wsejbdeploy] at com.ibm.etools.ejbrdbmapping.migration.MigrateBack endOperation.execute(MigrateBackendOperation.java: 77)
[wsejbdeploy] at org.eclipse.wst.common.frameworks.internal.datamod el.DataModelPausibleOperationImpl$1.run(DataModelP ausibleOperationImpl.java:376)
[wsejbdeploy] at org.eclipse.core.internal.resources.Workspace.run( Workspace.java:1737)
[wsejbdeploy] at org.eclipse.wst.common.frameworks.internal.datamod el.DataModelPausibleOperationImpl.runOperation(Dat aModelPausibleOperationImpl.java:401)
[wsejbdeploy] at org.eclipse.wst.common.frameworks.internal.datamod el.DataModelPausibleOperationImpl.runOperation(Dat aModelPausibleOperationImpl.java:358)
[wsejbdeploy] at org.eclipse.wst.common.frameworks.internal.datamod el.DataModelPausibleOperationImpl.doExecute(DataMo delPausibleOperationImpl.java:242)
[wsejbdeploy] at org.eclipse.wst.common.frameworks.internal.datamod el.DataModelPausibleOperationImpl.executeImpl(Data ModelPausibleOperationImpl.java:214)
[wsejbdeploy] at org.eclipse.wst.common.frameworks.internal.datamod el.DataModelPausibleOperationImpl.cacheThreadAndCo ntinue(DataModelPausibleOperationImpl.java:89)
[wsejbdeploy] at org.eclipse.wst.common.frameworks.internal.datamod el.DataModelPausibleOperationImpl.execute(DataMode lPausibleOperationImpl.java:202)
[wsejbdeploy] at com.ibm.etools.ejbdeploy.batch.plugin.BatchExtensi on.importEJBJarModule(BatchExtension.java:851)
[wsejbdeploy] at com.ibm.etools.ejbdeploy.batch.plugin.BatchExtensi on.runJarDeploy(BatchExtension.java:520)
[wsejbdeploy] at com.ibm.etools.ejbdeploy.batch.plugin.BatchExtensi on.access$2(BatchExtension.java:514)
[wsejbdeploy] at com.ibm.etools.ejbdeploy.batch.plugin.BatchExtensi on$RunDeploy.run(BatchExtension.java:316)
[wsejbdeploy] at org.eclipse.core.internal.resources.Workspace.run( Workspace.java:1737)
[wsejbdeploy] at org.eclipse.core.internal.resources.Workspace.run( Workspace.java:1719)
[wsejbdeploy] at com.ibm.etools.ejbdeploy.batch.plugin.BatchExtensi on$RunDeploy.execute(BatchExtension.java:279)
[wsejbdeploy] at com.ibm.etools.ejbdeploy.batch.plugin.BatchExtensi on.run(BatchExtension.java:242)
[wsejbdeploy] at org.eclipse.core.internal.runtime.PlatformActivato r$1.run(PlatformActivator.java:78)
[wsejbdeploy] at org.eclipse.core.runtime.internal.adaptor.EclipseA ppLauncher.runApplication(EclipseAppLauncher.java: 92)
[wsejbdeploy] at org.eclipse.core.runtime.internal.adaptor.EclipseA ppLauncher.start(EclipseAppLauncher.java:68)
[wsejbdeploy] at org.eclipse.core.runtime.adaptor.EclipseStarter.ru n(EclipseStarter.java:400)
[wsejbdeploy] at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Nativ e Method)
[wsejbdeploy] at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(Native MethodAccessorImpl.java:79)
[wsejbdeploy] at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(De legatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:43)
[wsejbdeploy] at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:618)
[wsejbdeploy] at com.ibm.etools.ejbdeploy.batch.impl.BootLoaderLoad er.run(BootLoaderLoader.java:274)
[wsejbdeploy] at com.ibm.etools.ejbdeploy.batch.impl.BatchDeploy.ex ecute(BatchDeploy.java:99)
[wsejbdeploy] at com.ibm.etools.ejbdeploy.EJBDeploy.execute(EJBDepl oy.java:83)
[wsejbdeploy] at com.ibm.etools.ejbdeploy.EJBDeploy.main(EJBDeploy. java:313)
[wsejbdeploy] [*Error] An unexpected exception was thrown. Halting execution.
[wsejbdeploy] Shutting down workbench.
[wsejbdeploy]
[wsejbdeploy] Deployment aborted because the project could not be created.
[wsejbdeploy] EJBDeploy level: o0703.02
[wsejbdeploy]
[wsejbdeploy]

BUILD FAILED