Error 'Error: Unable to Copy the Server File Manager Configuration Type. Org/apache/axis/description/fielddesc' When Trying to Propagate File Server Data via Agile Configuration Propagation Tool (ACP)

(Doc ID 2010552.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Agile PLM Framework - Version to [Release 9.3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : version, Agile Configuration Propagation

9.3.3 Error When Running ACP Export. Unable to copy the Server File Manager configuration type.


Error Cause:
java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: org.apache.axis.description.FieldDesc
at Method)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(
at sun.misc.Launcher$AppClassLoader.loadClass(
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(
at java.lang.Class.forName0(Native Method)
at java.lang.Class.forName(


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

1. Configure ACP to propagate Server File Manager.
2. Propagate via ACP.
3. Check the export.log
4. Error: Unable to copy the Server File Manager configuration type.


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