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2621159 - Tomcat not getting started after update


  •  Unable to Start tomcat after applying SP05 update on SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2 SP02
  •  The stderr log file gives below error meassages:

    Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: org/apache/catalina/startup/Bootstrap
    Caused by: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap at
    at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass( at sun.misc.Launcher$AppClassLoader.loadClass( at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass( at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.init( at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.main(

    After running version.bat command from tomcat/bin got below error: Error occurred during initialization of VM java/lang/NoClassDefFoundError: java/lang/Object
    [Last 4000 events in the event buffer] <thread> <time> <id> <description> 4180 0.01 0x00000001 Creating red and yellow zone [0x0000000000ed0000,0x0000000000ed4000]
    Aborting ...




  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2 SPx to 4.2 SP05 update.
  • Windows Operating system 2012.
  • Clustered environment.


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


 java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError, java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(, org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.main,  java.lang.ClassNotFoundException, Error occurred during initialization of VM, tomcat stopped , KBA , BI-BIP-INS , Installation, Updates, Upgrade, Patching , BI-BIP-DEP , Webapp Deployment, Networking, Vulnerabilities, Webservices , Problem

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