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WebLogic Server Failed to Start with error java.lang.ClassNotFoundException:$Location (Doc ID 2310551.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 16, 2023

Applies to:

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


While restarting the AdminServer found the below error in AdminServer startup logs because of which the server was not starting. The managed servers in the same machine also gave the same error.

Server fails to start because of below error.


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