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Exception when running Tomcat from Eclipse

Robin Sharma
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Joined: Aug 24, 2005
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Hi All!

I am running Tomcat 5.5.16 from within Eclipse 3.1.2. JDK 1.5 is being used. When Tomcat is started from within Eclipse, although it runs properly, the following exception is thrown in the background...

*************** Exception Start *******************
Apr 12, 2006 3:51:34 PM org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext listenerStart
SEVERE: Error configuring application listener of class listeners.ContextListener
java.lang.ClassFormatError: Extra bytes at the end of class file listeners/ContextListener
at java.lang.ClassLoader.defineClass1(Native Method)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.defineClass(ClassLoader.java:620)
at java.security.SecureClassLoader.defineClass(SecureClassLoader.java:124)
at org.apache.catalina.loader.WebappClassLoader.findClassInternal(WebappClassLoader.java:1812)
at org.apache.catalina.loader.WebappClassLoader.findClass(WebappClassLoader.java:866)
at org.apache.catalina.loader.WebappClassLoader.loadClass(WebappClassLoader.java:1319)
at org.apache.catalina.loader.WebappClassLoader.loadClass(WebappClassLoader.java:1198)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.listenerStart(StandardContext.java:3677)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.start(StandardContext.java:4183)
at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.addChildInternal(ContainerBase.java:759)
at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.addChild(ContainerBase.java:739)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHost.addChild(StandardHost.java:524)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.deployDirectory(HostConfig.java:904)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.deployDirectories(HostConfig.java:867)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.deployApps(HostConfig.java:474)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.start(HostConfig.java:1112)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.lifecycleEvent(HostConfig.java:310)
at org.apache.catalina.util.LifecycleSupport.fireLifecycleEvent(LifecycleSupport.java:119)
at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.start(ContainerBase.java:1021)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHost.start(StandardHost.java:718)
at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.start(ContainerBase.java:1013)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardEngine.start(StandardEngine.java:442)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardService.start(StandardService.java:450)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardServer.start(StandardServer.java:709)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Catalina.start(Catalina.java:551)
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:585)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.start(Bootstrap.java:275)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.main(Bootstrap.java:413)
Apr 12, 2006 3:51:34 PM org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext listenerStart
*************** Exception End *******************

What could be the problem?

Thanks.


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