RapidClone fails on Applications Tier using JRE 1.1.8: "Could Not Open Java.Lang.Noclassdeffounderror: Oracle/Jdbc/OracleDriver"

(Doc ID 789942.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 01, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Applications Manager - Version to [Release 11.5.10]
Oracle Applications DBA - Version to [Release 11.5.10]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
The specific issues in this document refer to Applications Tiers that are still using JRE 1.1.8.

***Checked for relevance on 21-Dec-2012***


RapidClone fails with error during Context file creation after entering port pool:

Checking the port pool xx
done: Port Pool xx is free

Complete port information available at

Verifying Database Connection...
Exception in thread "main" ERROR: Could not open java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError:

Another symptom of this issue can occur if the context file is already created, where the RapidClone command contains an error:

ERROR : Unable to set CLASSPATH
<COMMON_TOP>/clone/bin/../jlib/classes111.zip: is missing
Beginning application tier Apply - Tue Jul 31 13:29:38 2007
Log file located at
- 39% completed

RapidClone also fails at 39% with error:

RC-50004: Fatal: Error occurred in ApplyAppsTier:

StackTrace -
at oracle.apps.ad.clone.util.CloneProcessor.run(Compiled Code)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Compiled Code)

ERROR while running Apply...

ERROR: Failed to execute <COMMON_TOP>/clone/bin/adclone.pl


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