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Workflow Notification Mailer Start Error: java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError (Doc ID 278163.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 12, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Workflow - Version 11.5.9 to [Release 11.5 to 11.5.10]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 19-AUG-2012


1. Workflow Notification Mailer will not start after upgrade to 11.5.9.
2. Log file shows:

Could not start Service Component Container because an unexpected
RuntimeException or other Throwable occurred -> java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: oracle/jdbc/driver/OraclePreparedStatement
java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: oracle/jdbc/driver/OraclePreparedStatement
at oracle.apps.fnd.cp.gsc.SvcComponentContainer.getNewWorkflowContext(
at oracle.apps.fnd.cp.gsm.GSMSvcComponentContainer.initializeStateMachine(
at oracle.apps.fnd.cp.gsc.SvcComponentContainer.start(
at oracle.apps.fnd.cp.gsm.GSMSvcComponentContainer.main(



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