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JAXB Unmarshalling

Teena George
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Joined: May 01, 2008
Posts: 82

I am trying for unmarshalling with JAXB. I am getting an error msg
Exception in thread "main" javax.xml.bind.JAXBException
- with linked exception:
[java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: com.sun.xml.bind.v2.ContextFactory]
at javax.xml.bind.ContextFinder.newInstance(
at javax.xml.bind.ContextFinder.find(
at javax.xml.bind.JAXBContext.newInstance(
at javax.xml.bind.JAXBContext.newInstance(
at com.jax.PersonUnmarshaller2.main(
Caused by: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: com.sun.xml.bind.v2.ContextFactory
at Method)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(
at sun.misc.Launcher$AppClassLoader.loadClass(
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(
at javax.xml.bind.ContextFinder.newInstance(
... 4 more

Am i missing something
Can somebody help me in solving this issue?
Ivan Krizsan
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Joined: Oct 04, 2006
Posts: 2198
Make sure you have a JAR file containing JAXB implementation, such as jaxb-impl-2.1.5.jar, on your classpath.
The missing class is supposed to be located in the JAXB implementation JAR.
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Teena George
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Joined: May 01, 2008
Posts: 82

Thank you Ivan. It works now.

It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
subject: JAXB Unmarshalling
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