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SEVERE: Error FilterStart in Catalina.out Log Attempting to Deploy After 6.1.0.x Upgrade (Doc ID 1615230.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 16, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Financial Services Funds Transfer Pricing - Version and later
Oracle Financial Services Asset Liability Management - Version and later
Oracle Financial Services Profitability Management - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA)


When attempting to apply any of the Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) service packs, the following error in the catalina.out file appeared after applying and attempting to redeploy and restart the OFSAA application :

SEVERE: Error filterStart
Mar 26, 2014 1:47:27 PM org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext startInternal
SEVERE: Context [/ofsa] startup failed due to previous errors
Mar 26, 2014 1:47:27 PM contextDestroyed

Nothing else has errors but the localhost-xxxxx log file which has the following exception:

Mar 26, 2014 1:47:27 PM org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext filterStart
SEVERE: Exception starting filter struts2
Action class [com.ofs.reveleus.common.preference.action.GlobalPreferenceAction] not found - action - file:/opt/apps/asa/tomcat-instances/ofsaa/webapps/ofsa/WEB-INF/classes/preference.xml:22:127

The current environment prior to applying OFSAAI, FTP and PFT Confirmed there were no issues using ad

Steps to reproduce

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Apply PFT and FTP without errors in log files
2. Clear Apache Tomcat web server
3. Re-deploy and attempt to restart OFSAA application


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