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AssertionError: UNIMPLEMENTED at weblogic.xml.domimpl.NodeImpl.setTextContent (Doc ID 1288014.1)

Last updated on APRIL 09, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Weblogic Server - Version: 10.3.1 and later   [Release: and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When using following method of DOM 3 API inside Web Service fault code following exception is thrown.

Code Snippet:

Detail detail = SOAPFactory.newInstance().createDetail();


Exception in thread "Main Thread" java.lang.AssertionError: UNIMPLEMENTED
at weblogic.xml.domimpl.NodeImpl.setTextContent(
at SOAPFaultExceptionFactory.initNoAuthFaultException(
at SOAPFaultExceptionFactory.initFaultExceptions(
at SOAPFaultExceptionFactory.<init>(
at SOAPFaultExceptionFactoryTest.main(

Please note that setTextContent( ) is from DOM Level 3, as noted in Oracle docs.

To replicate the issue, compile and run java classes attached, as below:

1. Open command prompt window and run <WL_HOME>\server\bin\setWLSEnv.cmd
2. javac *.java
3. java SOAPFaultExceptionFactoryTest


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