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PM12463: WORKSCHEDULER GETS JAVA.LANG.NOCLASSDEFFOUNDERROR DURING SERVER SHUTDOWN

Fixes are available

6.1.0.33: Java SDK 1.5 SR12 FP1 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere
7.0.0.13: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 13 for AIX
7.0.0.13: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 13 for HP-UX
7.0.0.13: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 13 for IBM i
7.0.0.13: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 13 for Linux
7.0.0.13: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 13 for Solaris
7.0.0.13: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 13 for Windows
7.0.0.13: Java SDK 1.6 SR8FP1 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
6.1.0.35: Java SDK 1.5 SR12 FP2 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere
7.0.0.15: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 15 for AIX
7.0.0.15: Java SDK 1.6 SR9 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.15: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 15 for HP-UX
7.0.0.15: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 15 for IBM i
7.0.0.15: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 15 for Linux
7.0.0.15: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 15 for Solaris
7.0.0.15: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 15 for Windows
6.1.0.37: Java SDK 1.5 SR12 FP3 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere
7.0.0.17: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 17
7.0.0.17: Java SDK 1.6 SR9 FP1 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.19: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 19
7.0.0.21: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 21
7.0.0.23: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 23
7.0.0.25: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 25
7.0.0.27: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 27
7.0.0.29: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 29
6.1.0.47: WebSphere Application Server V6.1 Fix Pack 47
7.0.0.31: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 31
7.0.0.27: Java SDK 1.6 SR13 FP2 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.33: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 33
7.0.0.35: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 35
7.0.0.37: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 37
7.0.0.39: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 39
7.0.0.41: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 41
7.0.0.43: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 43
7.0.0.45: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 45
6.1.0.39: Java SDK 1.5 SR12 FP4 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
6.1.0.41: Java SDK 1.5 SR12 FP5 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
6.1.0.43: Java SDK 1.5 SR13 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
6.1.0.45: Java SDK 1.5 SR14 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
6.1.0.47: Java SDK 1.5 SR16 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.19: Java SDK 1.6 SR9 FP2 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.21: Java SDK 1.6 SR9 FP2 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere
7.0.0.23: Java SDK 1.6 SR10 FP1 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere
7.0.0.25: Java SDK 1.6 SR11 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.27: Java SDK 1.6 SR12 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.29: Java SDK 1.6 SR13 FP2 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.45: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP60 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.31: Java SDK 1.6 SR15 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.35: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP1 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.37: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP3 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.39: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP7 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.41: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP20 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.43: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP41 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When the server is shutting down the following error is seen
    when trying to create an FFDC entry:
    ExtendedMessage: BBOO0222I: WSVR0024I: Server SERVANT PROCESS
    WLNBS1A_AE93 stopped
    Exception in thread "WMQJCAResourceAdapter : DMN2"
    java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError:
    com/ibm/ffdc/impl/EmptyProvider$EmptyFfdc...
    .at
    com.ibm.ffdc.impl.EmptyProvider.getFfdc(EmptyProvider.java:38)
    When the server is shutting down the following error is seen
    when trying to create an FFDC entry:
    ExtendedMessage: BBOO0222I: WSVR0024I: Server SERVANT PROCESS
    WLNBS1A_AE93 stopped
    Exception in thread "WMQJCAResourceAdapter : DMN2"
    java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError:
    com/ibm/ffdc/impl/EmptyProvider$EmptyFfdc...
    .at
    com.ibm.ffdc.impl.EmptyProvider.getFfdc(EmptyProvider.java:38)
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server V7.0                                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: NoClassDefFoundError is noticed during  *
    *                      server shutdown due to the              *
    *                      unavailability of the FFDC component    *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    When the server is shutting down the following error is
    seen when trying to create an FFDC entry:
    
    ExtendedMessage: BBOO0222I: WSVR0024I: Server SERVANT PROCESS
    WLNBS1A_AE93 stopped
    Exception in thread "WMQJCAResourceAdapter : DMN0"
    java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError:
    com/ibm/ffdc/impl/EmptyProvider$EmptyFfdc
    Exception in thread "WMQJCAResourceAdapter : DMN1"
    java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError:
    com/ibm/ffdc/impl/EmptyProvider$EmptyFfdc
    at
    com.ibm.ffdc.impl.EmptyProvider.getFfdc(EmptyProvider.java:38)
    at com.ibm.ffdc.impl.Ffdc.getFfdc(Ffdc.java:178)
    at
    com.ibm.ffdc.impl.EmptyProvider.getFfdc(EmptyProvider.java:38)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.ffdc.FFDCFilter.processException(FFDCFilter.java:112)
    at
    com.ibm.ejs.j2c.work.WorkScheduler.run(WorkScheduler.java:139)
    at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:736)
    
    This failure occurs since FFDC is unavailable.  It could be
    that this failure is due to OSGi being shutdown and the server
    being STOPPED
    

Problem conclusion

  • Necessary code has been introduced to catch the
    java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError and handle it appropriately.
    
    APAR PM12463 is currently targeted for inclusion in Service
    Level (Fix Pack) 7.0.0.13 of WebSphere Application Server V7.0.
    
    Please refer to URL:
    //www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=404&uid=swg27006970
    for Fix Pack availability.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM12463

  • Reported component name

    WEBSPHERE FOR Z

  • Reported component ID

    5655I3500

  • Reported release

    700

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2010-04-16

  • Closed date

    2010-06-17

  • Last modified date

    2010-11-02

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

    PM20081

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    WEBSPHERE FOR Z

  • Fixed component ID

    5655I3500

Applicable component levels

  • R700 PSY UK61114

       UP10/10/21 P F010

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Document information

More support for: WebSphere Application Server for z/OS
General

Software version: 7.0

Reference #: PM12463

Modified date: 02 November 2010