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Cannot instantiate class: com.ibm.websphere.naming.WsnInitialContextFactory

Tavamalar Malar
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Joined: Jun 11, 2012
Posts: 2


Hi,

I m having problem looging to an web application. Whenever I try to login there is error. Below is the log..

javax.naming.NoInitialContextException: Cannot instantiate class: com.ibm.websphere.naming.WsnInitialContextFactory [Root exception is java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: com.ibm.websphere.naming.WsnInitialContextFactory]
at javax.naming.spi.NamingManager.getInitialContext(NamingManager.java:657)
at javax.naming.InitialContext.getDefaultInitCtx(InitialContext.java:247)
at javax.naming.InitialContext.init(InitialContext.java:223)
at javax.naming.InitialContext.<init>(InitialContext.java:197)
at com.tsd.smart.management.db.ConnectionManager.init(ConnectionManager.java:48)
at com.tsd.smart.init.ApplicationProperties.<init>(ApplicationProperties.java:67)
at com.tsd.smart.init.ApplicationInitializerServlet.init(ApplicationInitializerServlet.java:28)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardWrapper.loadServlet(StandardWrapper.java:1139)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardWrapper.load(StandardWrapper.java:966)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.loadOnStartup(StandardContext.java:3996)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.start(StandardContext.java:4266)
at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.addChildInternal(ContainerBase.java:760)
at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.addChild(ContainerBase.java:740)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHost.addChild(StandardHost.java:544)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.deployDescriptor(HostConfig.java:634)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.deployDescriptors(HostConfig.java:561)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.deployApps(HostConfig.java:496)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.start(HostConfig.java:1203)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.lifecycleEvent(HostConfig.java:319)
at org.apache.catalina.util.LifecycleSupport.fireLifecycleEvent(LifecycleSupport.java:120)
at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.start(ContainerBase.java:1022)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHost.start(StandardHost.java:736)
at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.start(ContainerBase.java:1014)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardEngine.start(StandardEngine.java:443)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardService.start(StandardService.java:448)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardServer.start(StandardServer.java:700)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Catalina.start(Catalina.java:552)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:592)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.start(Bootstrap.java:295)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.main(Bootstrap.java:433)
Caused by: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: com.ibm.websphere.naming.WsnInitialContextFactory
at org.apache.catalina.loader.WebappClassLoader.loadClass(WebappClassLoader.java:1438)
at org.apache.catalina.loader.WebappClassLoader.loadClass(WebappClassLoader.java:1284)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClassInternal(ClassLoader.java:320)
at java.lang.Class.forName0(Native Method)
at java.lang.Class.forName(Class.java:242)
at com.sun.naming.internal.VersionHelper12.loadClass(VersionHelper12.java:42)
at javax.naming.spi.NamingManager.getInitialContext(NamingManager.java:654)
... 32 more
[eSignature] Connection Loaded
[eSignature] Application Initialization completed.



======== STARTING SCHEDULER JOB=============
DataSource is Null
Error in scheduling all jobs :: null
====== Initialized MySchedule and scheduled all jobs =======
==== call: validateUser() ====
==== fetch: userName,userPassword ====
DataSource is Null
EXCEPTION: null

Any idea and solution for this..very urgent..please help me
Jeanne Boyarsky
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Joined: May 26, 2003
Posts: 30789
    
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Welcome to CodeRanch!

I believe that file is located in naming.jar. Is that jar in your classpath for the EJBs in your app?


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