Installation Of Web Center Sites Fails With "ContentServer" Failed To Pre-load (Doc ID 1643126.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Sites - Version 11.1.1.8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

During the WebCenter Sites 11.1.1.8.0 install on WebLogic (v10.3.6) ) - after restarting the Application Server (as requested by the installer) - on restart, the "cas" application successfully deploys, but the "cs" application fails,with message in Managed Server log :
java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: org/apache/commons/dbcp/ConnectionFactory

Cause

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