ORDS 17.4 Fails using Java 9,Tomcat Log shows: "Java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: Javax/xml/bind/JAXBException"

(Doc ID 2371629.1)

Last updated on MARCH 13, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle REST Data Services - Version 3.0 to 17.4
Information in this document applies to any platform.
ORDS 17.4
JDK jdk-9.0.4
Apache-tomcat-8.5.24
APEX 5.1

Symptoms


When attempting to access APEX  using configured ORDS 17.4 deployed in Tomcat the following error occurs:

404 Not Found


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Configure and deploy ords 17.4 on Tomcat 8.5 while using Java 9.
2. Try to access APEX using this configuration.

Changes

New Installation using the latest available version of the products

Cause

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