Unable to extend WebCenter Portal using DesignWebCenterSpaces Project - Problem: failed to create task or type if

(Doc ID 1960601.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

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


When attempting to extend WebCenter Portal to update the webcenter web.xml file,
the following error occurs when running "clean-stage" of the deployment as per Note 1557319.1.


Problem: failed to create task or type if
Cause: The name is undefined.
Action: Check the spelling.
Action: Check that any custom tasks/types have been declared.
Action: Check that any / declarations have taken place.


The issue can be reproduced at will following steps of Note 1557319.1 to update the WebCenter Portal web.xml file.


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