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'Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: PRECheck' Error Applying OFSAAI Patch 12666342 (Doc ID 1348437.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 24, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications Infrastructure - Version: 7.2.9 and later   [Release: 7 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA) - Version 5.x


On Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications Infrastructure (OFSAAI) 7.2.8 when attempting to apply the 7.2.9 patch: <Patch:12666342>, the following error occurs:

Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: PRECheck
Caused by: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: PRECheck
at Method)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(
at sun.misc.Launcher$AppClassLoader.loadClass(
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(
Could not find the main class: PRECheck. Program will exit.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. All the instructions were followed as per the document in the zip file including copying some files in binary mode and some in text mode.
2. Grant full access to all the file in the directory as well, e.g chmod 777 *.*


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