Can not start up Tomcat. Collaborator Workbech URL gave HTTP Status 404 - The requested resource () is not available

(Doc ID 1409644.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Demantra Demand Management - Version 7.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 31-Jan-2014***


On : 7.2 version, Technical

When attempting to startup Tomcat after trying to redirect the demantra application to another schema
the following error occurs when trying to open Collaborator Workbench page:

Apache Tomcat/6.0.20 - Error report

HTTP Status 404

The requested resource () is not available

The following error message shows up in Tomcat logs:

SEVERE: Error starting static Resources
java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Document base D:\demantra7.2\Collaborator\demantra does not exist or is not a readable directory
at org.apache.naming.resources.FileDirContext.setDocBase(
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.resourcesStart(
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.start(
at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.start(
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHost.start(
at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.start(
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardEngine.start(
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardService.start(
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardServer.start(
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Catalina.start(
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.start(
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.main(

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. changing demantra schema
2. startup the Tomcat


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