"Java Web Start Error: java.lang.ClassCircularityError" When Running an App Client to Launch an Application Deployed on GlassFish Server Using Java Web Start (Doc ID 1611086.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle GlassFish Server - Version 3.1.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

GlassFish Server supports launching of Java EE App Clients using Java Web Start. Starting with Java SE 7u25 these launches fail with "Java Web Start Error: java.lang.ClassCircularityError".

The complete stack trace of the error is shown below:

 

Cause

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