OAS 10.1.3 "Oracle Application Server Configuration Assistant" Fails With " java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError " (Doc ID 549091.1)

Last updated on APRIL 13, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version: 10.1.3.1.0 and later   [Release: AS10gR3 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This issue does not apply to MS Windows
Checked for relevance on 08-Mar-2011

Symptoms

An Oracle Application Server 10g Release 3 (10.1.3.1) instance installs fails during the Configuration Assistant phase. The 'Oracle Application Server Configuration Assistant' throws the error

Launched configuration assistant 'Oracle Application Server Configuration Assistant'
..
Start output from spawned process:
Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError:
oracle/sysman/ias/studio/installer/ASControlConfigAssistant

Further investigation reveals that ORACLE_HOME/opmn/logs/opmn.log is showing the errors:

[ons-listener] 3.3.3.3,6100: BIND (Can't assign requested address)

Cause

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