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2983384 - AS Java does not start - Error opening zip file or JAR manifest missing


  • AS Java does not start.
  • The error in std_serverX or dev_serverX file (location: /usr/sap/<SID>/<instance>/work) is similar to "Error opening zip file or JAR manifest missing: F:/usr/sap/DAA/SMDA98/SMDAgent/applications.config/"
  • You do not use Wily Introscope.
  • You have tried to remove the Wily parameters as per the KBA 2004944 - How to continue system upgrade when java stack cannot start due to error "agent library failed to init: instrument, but you continue to see Wily parameters and the same error even after cluster restart.



SAP NetWeaver Application Server Java 7.1 and above


SAP NetWeaver 7.1 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.2 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3


Startup, AS Java, Element.resynch, Boostrap.propertes, Wily Introscope, Wily, Error opening zip file, JAR manifest missing, Agent.jar, Agent library failed to init , KBA , BC-JAS-COR , Enterprise Runtime, Core J2EE Framework , BC-JAS-SF , Startup Framework , Problem

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