Sites/Cas deployment Fail to Start due to "User-specified log class 'oracle.wcsites.logging.odl.SitesODLLogger' cannot be found or is not useable" (Doc ID 2118840.1)

Last updated on JULY 07, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Sites - Version 12.2.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Sites/Cas deployments fail to start with the following error shown in WLS console:

weblogic.application.ModuleException: org.apache.commons.logging.LogConfigurationException: User-specified log class 'oracle.wcsites.logging.odl.SitesODLLogger' cannot be found or is not useable.:org.apache.commons.logging.LogConfigurationException:User-specified log class 'oracle.wcsites.logging.odl.SitesODLLogger' cannot be found or is not useable.

and the following in server's .log:

 

Cause

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