Newly-Added Files On The WebLogic 12.2.1 Classpath When Server Running Not Visible To Web Apps

(Doc ID 2326855.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 12, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 12.2.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The issue is observed on 12.2.1.0.0 version but the same works fine on version12.1.3. 

An empty directory on the CLASSPATH was not getting included in the classloader index. Thus any file added to this directory at run time was not visible to the deployed application.

You can reproduce the issue by following steps.

 

Cause

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