NPE in annotation processor ConstraintHelper.getName()

Description

First attempt to compile code base causes NPE from annotation processor. I might be able to create a reproducible example if needed.
Thanks!
Dan

[INFO] — maven-processor-plugin:2.0.5rocess (process) @ end-util-testing —
[INFO] Source directory: Z:\workspaces\endspring38\end-util-testing\target\generated-sources\apt added
[INFO] No processors specified. Using default discovery mechanism.
[INFO] javac option: -cp
[INFO] javac option: z:\maven\repository\org\hibernate\hibernate-validator-annotation-processor\4.3.0.Beta1\hibernate-validator-annotation-processor-4.3.0.Beta1.jar;z:\maven\repository\org\sonatype\sisu\sisu-inject-bean\1.4.3.1\sisu-inject-bean-1.4.3.1.jar;z:\maven\repository\org\sonatype\sisu\sisu-guice\2.9.1\sisu-guice-2.9.1-noaop.jar;z:\maven\repository\org\sonatype\aether\aether-util\1.8\aether-util-1.8.jar;z:\maven\repository\org\codehaus\plexus\plexus-interpolation\1.14\plexus-interpolation-1.14.jar;z:\maven\repository\org\codehaus\plexus\plexus-utils\2.0.4\plexus-utils-2.0.4.jar;z:\maven\repository\org\codehaus\plexus\plexus-component-annotations\1.5.5\plexus-component-annotations-1.5.5.jar;z:\maven\repository\org\sonatype\plexus\plexus-sec-dispatcher\1.3\plexus-sec-dispatcher-1.3.jar;z:\maven\repository\org\sonatype\plexus\plexus-cipher\1.4\plexus-cipher-1.4.jar;Z:\workspaces\endspring38\end-util-testing\src\main\resources;Z:\workspaces\endspring38\end-util-testing\target\classes;z:\maven\repository\log4j\log4j\1.2.16\log4j-1.2.16.jar;
[INFO] javac option: -proc:only
[INFO] javac option: -d
[INFO] javac option: Z:\workspaces\endspring38\end-util-testing\target\classes
[INFO] javac option: -s
[INFO] javac option: Z:\workspaces\endspring38\end-util-testing\target\generated-sources\apt

An annotation processor threw an uncaught exception.
Consult the following stack trace for details.
java.lang.NullPointerException
at org.hibernate.validator.ap.util.ConstraintHelper.getName(ConstraintHelper.java:701)
at org.hibernate.validator.ap.util.ConstraintHelper.getSupportedTypesForBuiltInConstraint(ConstraintHelper.java:508)
at org.hibernate.validator.ap.util.ConstraintHelper.registerAllowedTypesForBuiltInConstraint(ConstraintHelper.java:668)
at org.hibernate.validator.ap.util.ConstraintHelper.<init>(ConstraintHelper.java:140)
at org.hibernate.validator.ap.ConstraintAnnotationVisitor.<init>(ConstraintAnnotationVisitor.java:64)
at org.hibernate.validator.ap.ConstraintValidationProcessor.process(ConstraintValidationProcessor.java:104)
at com.sun.tools.javac.processing.JavacProcessingEnvironment.callProcessor(JavacProcessingEnvironment.java:627)
at com.sun.tools.javac.processing.JavacProcessingEnvironment.discoverAndRunProcs(JavacProcessingEnvironment.java:556)
at com.sun.tools.javac.processing.JavacProcessingEnvironment.doProcessing(JavacProcessingEnvironment.java:701)
at com.sun.tools.javac.main.JavaCompiler.processAnnotations(JavaCompiler.java:987)
at com.sun.tools.javac.main.JavaCompiler.compile(JavaCompiler.java:727)
at com.sun.tools.javac.main.Main.compile(Main.java:353)
at com.sun.tools.javac.api.JavacTaskImpl.call(JavacTaskImpl.java:115)
at org.bsc.maven.plugin.processor.AbstractAnnotationProcessorMojo.executeWithExceptionsHandled(AbstractAnnotationProcessorMojo.java:350)
at org.bsc.maven.plugin.processor.AbstractAnnotationProcessorMojo.execute(AbstractAnnotationProcessorMojo.java:197)
at org.apache.maven.plugin.DefaultBuildPluginManager.executeMojo(DefaultBuildPluginManager.java:107)
at org.apache.maven.lifecycle.internal.MojoExecutor.execute(MojoExecutor.java:209)
at org.apache.maven.lifecycle.internal.MojoExecutor.execute(MojoExecutor.java:153)
at org.apache.maven.lifecycle.internal.MojoExecutor.execute(MojoExecutor.java:145)
at org.apache.maven.lifecycle.internal.LifecycleModuleBuilder.buildProject(LifecycleModuleBuilder.java:84)
at org.apache.maven.lifecycle.internal.LifecycleModuleBuilder.buildProject(LifecycleModuleBuilder.java:59)
at org.apache.maven.lifecycle.internal.LifecycleStarter.singleThreadedBuild(LifecycleStarter.java:183)
at org.apache.maven.lifecycle.internal.LifecycleStarter.execute(LifecycleStarter.java:161)
at org.apache.maven.DefaultMaven.doExecute(DefaultMaven.java:319)
at org.apache.maven.DefaultMaven.execute(DefaultMaven.java:156)
at org.apache.maven.cli.MavenCli.execute(MavenCli.java:534)
at org.apache.maven.cli.MavenCli.doMain(MavenCli.java:196)
at org.apache.maven.cli.MavenCli.main(MavenCli.java:141)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:597)
at org.codehaus.plexus.classworlds.launcher.Launcher.launchEnhanced(Launcher.java:290)
at org.codehaus.plexus.classworlds.launcher.Launcher.launch(Launcher.java:230)
at org.codehaus.plexus.classworlds.launcher.Launcher.mainWithExitCode(Launcher.java:409)
at org.codehaus.plexus.classworlds.launcher.Launcher.main(Launcher.java:352)
[ERROR] error on execute: error during compilation

Environment

Java 1.6_31, Windows 7

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Daniel Ford

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