Community Gadgets Fails to Startup with a "java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: com.fatwire.cos.ex.InstallException: This error could indicate that a component was deployed on a cluster member but not other members of that cluster" error

(Doc ID 2195554.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 24, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Sites - Version 11.1.1.8.0 to 11.1.1.8.0 [Release FatWire]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Community Gadgets fails to startup correctly with a ""java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: com.fatwire.cos.ex.InstallException: This error could indicate that a component was deployed on a cluster member but not other members of that cluster"

The following error is seen in the application server logs during startup:

Cause

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