E-Business Suite R12 Autoconfig Fails With Error 'Could not find the main class: oracle.apps.fnd.security.AdminAppServer' And 'Caused by: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: oracle.apps.fnd.security.AdminAppServer'

(Doc ID 2216952.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 19, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Applications Technology Stack - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


E-Business Suite 12.1.3 Applications Technology Stack, Patch Application Issues


When attempting to run autoconfig for the application tier, the following error occurs:

Could not find the main class: oracle.apps.fnd.security.AdminAppServer. Program will exit.
Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: oracle/apps/fnd/security/AdminAppServer
Caused by: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: oracle.apps.fnd.security.AdminAppServer
adgendbc.sh exiting with status 1
 AutoConfig could not successfully execute the following scripts:
  Directory: /app/applmgr/TEST/inst/apps/TEST_db/admin/install
  adgendbc.sh TEST_SETUP
AutoConfig is exiting with status 1

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Run autoconfig for apps tier (INST_TOP>/admin/scripts --> adautocfg.sh)

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot successfully run autoconfig for the apps tier. Any change in environment configuration cannot be properly propagated accordingly due to autoconfig error, hence the entire application top affected and application functionality impacted.


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