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New JSF project getting javax.faces.context.FacesContextFactory

J Miller
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Joined: Oct 21, 2010
Posts: 63
Hi, I’m having a problem where my JSF isn’t getting parsed correctly. I’m using IBM RAD, and a WebSphere 7 server. I created this page:



If I try to go to the web page using .xhtml in the URL, I get a blank page, and you can see the tags in the source. If I try to use .faces, I get the exception at the bottom.

Here’s what I’ve done:
- Created a new project using the new > Dynamic web project.
- Right-click the project > Properties > Project Facets, I have the following checked:
  • Dynamic Web Module
  • Java
  • Javascript
  • JavaServer Faces (version 1.2)
  • JSTL
  • WebSphere Web (Co-existence)
  • WebSphere Web (Extended)


  • I went under the build path, and added the following jars to my project:
  • commons-beanutils-1.7.0.jar
  • commons-collections-3.2.1.jar
  • commons-digester-1.8.jar
  • commons-lang-2.1.jar
  • commons-logging.jar
  • jsf-api.jar
  • jsf-facelets.jar
  • jsf-impl.jar
  • jstl.jar



  • Here's my web.xml:



    And my faces-config.xml:



    Exception:



    I've done some searching around and I've tried removing the load-on-startup, and made sure I've got all the correct jar files. Anybody know what I'm doing wrong?
    J Miller
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    Joined: Oct 21, 2010
    Posts: 63
    So just in case anybody else runs into this, I found what I did wrong. When I added my jars for jsf, I went to the build path and put them in there. I went back and took them out of there, and instead just put them in my "lib" folder. Works like a champ.

    It's always something simple...
    Tim Holloway
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    Joined: Jun 25, 2001
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    Be careful when doing that. WAS has JSF implementation jars built into WebSphere itself and you can get classpath conflicts. Check IBM's documentation for the proper way to build a JSF webapp for WAS.


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