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2940952 - Tomcat doesn't start after upgrade to BI 4.2 SP08 or 4.3


  • After upgrade to 4.2 SP08 or 4.3, Tomcat does not start. It will switch to running state, then move to stopped state shortly afterwards
  • In the stderr.log, the following error is seen:
    java.lang.VerifyError: (class: org/apache/catalina/startup/CatalinaBaseConfigurationSource, method: getServerXml, signature: ()Lorg/apache/tomcat/util/file/ConfigurationSource$Resource;, offset: 24) Illegal type 2048 in constant pool



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2 SP08 / 4.3
  • Tomcat 9
  • Windows
  • Linux / Unix 


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.3


KBA , BI-BIP-DEP , Webapp Deployment, Networking, Vulnerabilities, Webservices , BI-BIP-INS , Installation, Updates, Upgrade, Patching , Problem

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