Weblogic Fails to Start with Error "java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: weblogic/descriptor/DescriptorManager.setDescriptorMacroSubstitutor"

(Doc ID 2362229.1)

Last updated on APRIL 03, 2018

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

Applied Weblogic Patch <Patch 26519424> and updated JDK from jrockit-jdk1.6.0_81 to jrockit-jdk1.6.0_171. After completing the update and patch installation, getting below error when trying to start Admin server. 

 

Changes

 

Cause

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