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WLS 6.0.0 - " javac: not found" error when dynamically deploying JSPs (Doc ID 767665.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 27, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 6.1 to 6.1
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Information in this document applies to any platform


The following message may appear when trying to dynamically deploy a JSP in WLS 6.0.0:

Full compiler error(s): javac: not found
                at java.lang.UNIXProcess.forkAndExec(Native Method)
                at java.lang.UNIXProcess.<init>(
                at java.lang.Runtime.execInternal(Native Method)
                at java.lang.Runtime.exec(
                at java.lang.Runtime.exec(
                at java.lang.Runtime.exec(
                at weblogic.utils.Executable.exec(
                at weblogic.utils.Executable.exec(
                at weblogic.utils.compiler.CompilerInvoker.compileMaybeExit(
                at weblogic.utils.compiler.CompilerInvoker.compile(
                at weblogic.servlet.jsp.JspStub.compilePage(
                at weblogic.jsp.JspStub.prepareServlet(;
                at weblogic.jsp.JspStub.prepareServlet(
                at weblogic.servlet.internal.ServletStubImpl.getServlet(
                at weblogic.servlet.internal.ServletStubImpl.invokeServlet(
                at weblogic.servlet.internal.WebAppServletContext.invokeServlet(WebAppServletC.....)
                at weblogic.servlet.internal.ServletRequestImpl.execute(
                at weblogic.kernel.ExecuteThread.execute(


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