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When Attempting to Encrypt a New Password Using the script Receiving Error: "Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: oracle/security/crypto/core/AuthenticationException" (Doc ID 1492447.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Agile Engineering Data Management - Version to [Release 6.1.0]
Generic UNIX
Checked currency on 02-Sep-2014


When trying to encrypt a new password - for example for the Administration client - with the script an error occurs.

The error is:

Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError:
   at java.lang.Class.getDeclaredConstructors0 (Native Method)
   at java.lang.Class.privateGetDeclaredConstructors (Unknown Source)
 ... 8 more
   at (
   at (
 ... 5 more
 Caused by java.lang.ClassNotFoundException:
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run epkeytool as adviced in the administration manual PLM6122_Admin.pdf:
$ep_root/axalant/scripts/ -encryptpwd -pass <password> -keyStore cwallet.sso -keyAlias "C=DE,ST=Baden,L=Karlsruhe,O=Oracle,OU=Agile PLM,CN=PLM"


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