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OUD - When Attempting to Start OUD Error in server.out - "java.lang.ExceptionInInitializerError: A security class cannot be found in this JVM because of the following reason:" (Doc ID 2575905.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 10, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Unified Directory - Version and later
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On : version

Error in server.out when attempting to start OUD -

$ ./start-ds
category=RUNTIME_INFORMATION severity=NOTICE msgID=20381715 msg=JVM Arguments: "-Dorg.opends.server.scriptName=start-ds"
Exception in thread "main" java.lang.ExceptionInInitializerError: A security class cannot be found in this JVM because of the following reason:
at org.opends.server.util.Platform$PlatformIMPL.<clinit>(
at org.opends.server.util.Platform.<clinit>(
at org.opends.server.protocols.ldap.LDAPConnectionHandler.initializeConnectionHandler(
at org.opends.server.admin.AdministrationConnector.initializeAdministrationConnector(
at org.opends.server.core.ConnectionHandlerConfigManager.initializeAdministrationConnectorConfig(
at org.opends.server.core.DirectoryServer.initializeAdministrationConnector(
at org.opends.server.core.DirectoryServer.startServer(
at org.opends.server.core.DirectoryServer.main(



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