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3098251 - BI web applications do not start on Netweaver


  • None of the BI web applications start on Netweaver (HTTP 500 Internal Server Error seen when accessing any of /BOE/BI, /BOE/CMC, /biprws)
  • In the Netweaver default traces, after the error is reproduced, the following entry is seen:
    Cannot process an HTTP request to servlet [equinoxbridgeservlet] in [BOE] web application.
    [EXCEPTION] Web Container cannot put into service the following class [org.eclipse.equinox.servletbridge.BridgeServlet].The error is [Exception while calling getServlet(equinoxbridgeservlet). java.lang.ClassFormatError: Illegal local variable table length 10 in method org.eclipse.equinox.servletbridge.BridgeServlet.service(Ljavax/servlet/http/HttpServletRequest;Ljavax/servlet/http/HttpServletResponse;)V].



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.x (BI 4.1 / 4.2 / 4.3)
  • Netweaver
  • Windows
  • Linux / Unix 


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1


KBA , BI-BIP-DEP , Webapp Deployment, Networking, Vulnerabilities, Webservices , Problem

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