java.lang.NullPointerException
at java.nio.ByteBuffer.wrap(ByteBuffer.java:392)
at org.apache.spark.scheduler.ResultTask.runTask(ResultTask.scala:58)
at org.apache.spark.scheduler.Task.run(Task.scala:54)
at org.apache.spark.executor.Executor$TaskRunner.run(Executor.scala:199)
at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor.runWorker(ThreadPoolExecutor.java:1110)
at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.run(ThreadPoolExecutor.java:603)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:722)

My spark application running on Windows 8 keeps crashing with this error and I find no work around