Error on Weblogic WLS Server: Java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: Javax.persistence.spi.PersistenceUnitInfo.getValidationMode()

(Doc ID 2242364.1)

Last updated on APRIL 04, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After upgrading to WLS 10.3.6 and Java 7, one is unable to deploy an application. The deployment fails with the following error:

java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: javax.persistence.spi.PersistenceUnitInfo.getValidationMode()Ljavax/persistence/ValidationMode;
at org.hibernate.ejb.Ejb3Configuration.configure(



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