After 11.1.1.8.0 Patch11+ Upgrade, CAS Fails to Start with: "problem with class file or dependent class; nested exception is java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: org/jasig/cas/authentication/handler/AuthenticationHandler" (Doc ID 2228181.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

After 11.1.1.8.0 Patch11+ Upgrade, CAS fails to start with: "problem with class file or dependent class; nested exception is java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: org/jasig/cas/authentication/handler/AuthenticationHandler"

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

 

Cause

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