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From Donald Woods <drw_...@yahoo.com>
Subject Re: Server startup fails with Sun JDK 1.5, xalan missing
Date Mon, 20 Nov 2006 15:23:11 GMT
#1 for 1.2
#3 for 2.0


-Donald


Kevan Miller wrote:
> 
> On Nov 17, 2006, at 9:38 AM, Vamsavardhana Reddy wrote:
> 
>> After Anita's mail, I tried running the server on 1.5 and the server 
>> started fine.  Console output given below.
> 
> Yeah. Will also start fine if you simply remove xmlParserAPIs-2.2.1.jar 
> from ../lib/endorsed. However, removing xmlParserAPIs-2.2.1.jar will 
> break 1.4, I assume.
> 
> As Rick notes, the issue is that fact that xmlParserAPIs-2.2.1.jar set's 
> the javax.xml.transform.TransformerFactory property to 
> org.apache.xalan.processor.TransformerFactoryImpl. Sun 1.5 has altered 
> the xslt package name in the 1.5 distribution. It's now 
> com.sun.org.apache.xalan.processor.TransformerFactoryImpl.
> 
> Our choices seem to be:
> 
> 1. include xalan in our distribution
> 2. make geronimo.sh sensitive to the jre version (either by user 
> specified parameter or dynamic detection).
> 3. drop support of 1.4
> 
> Barring other options, adding xalan seems to be the way to go. We can 
> remove it in 2.0 :-) Hmmm. Dropping support for 1.4 is starting to grow 
> on me... Any other thoughts?
> 
> --kevan
> 
> 

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