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Upgrade WebLogic Server from to,org.w3c.dom.DOMException: NAMESPACE_ERR: An Attempt is Made to Create or Change an Object in a Way Which is Incorrect with Regard to Namespaces (Doc ID 2374555.1)

Last updated on APRIL 25, 2018

Applies to:

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


On WLS After applying WLSPSU10., the application throws the following exception:

org.w3c.dom.DOMException: NAMESPACE_ERR: An attempt is made to create or change an object in a way which is incorrect with regard to namespaces.



at com.sun.xml.messaging.saaj.soap.impl.ElementImpl.<init>(

at com.sun.xml.messaging.saaj.soap.impl.ElementFactory.createElement(

at com.sun.xml.messaging.saaj.soap.SOAPDocumentImpl.createElement(



at com.sun.xml.messaging.saaj.soap.SOAPDocumentImpl.importNode(

at test.SaajSoapInterMessageFactory.createSoapMessage(


The same application works fine on prior versions, including WLS and WLS





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