Avoiding ClassCastExceptions due to Xerces Libraries within Web Modules on WebSphere Application Server

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Barry Searle and Ellen McKay

Date archived: May 6, 2019 | First published: October 22, 2003

WebSphere Application Server has run-time libraries of classes, including Xerces libraries, and sometimes ClassCastExceptions occur because utility EAR classes that use Xerces unexpectedly load Xerces classes from WAR modules. This article shows you how to avoid the problem.

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