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Aaron Ehrensberger
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Joined: Jun 22, 2004
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I'm getting a ClassNotFoundException caused by JasperException:unable to load class for JSP. I don't understand the basis of the error though.

The JSP uses a tag to retrieve info from a data object. The data object is built from accessing my DB. The problem is that apparently I'm missing a piece of data in my DB and so when I do the call on the object, it can't find the value in the object and so it returns a canned "***objectName***" string to the JSP.

Why would database issues cause this error? Thoughts? Is there a way to get better error logging details from Tomcat in regards to this error and the real problem?

Any help/ideas would be greatly appreciated!

Aaron
William Brogden
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If the offending class is not in a package, that might be the cause.
Bill
 
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