hmm, whatever the real issue is, if the WSDL is not generated successfully, there should print some error messages.
Could you please update log leve to DEBUG of the package org.apache.geronimo.jaxws.wsdl and org.apache.geronimo.jaxws.builder, and check whether there are some debug info is print on the console.

2011/4/18 dsh <>

you may consider giving OpenJDK 1.7 on OSX a try. At least it comes
with the tools.jar you are looking for. OpenJDK, if installed, can be
found under /Library/Java/JavaVirtualMachines/1.7.0.jdk under OSX.

OpenJDK download location:


On Mon, Apr 18, 2011 at 9:32 AM, Im Dj <> wrote:
> Hi Ivan, thanks for the reply.
> I am new to OS X but I believe that a jdk is in use here as its defined in
> Eclipse thus:
> /System/Library/Java/JavaVirtualMachines/1.6.0.jdk
> It would seem from the below link that Apple lays out the JDK somewhat
> differently than Sun and there is no lib/tools.jar. From gooling around I
> have seen that perhaps creating a symbolic link in lib for tools.jar linking
> to ../Classes/classes.jar might help but this showed no improvement.
> Java Developer Guide for Mac OS X
> Comparing the logs on Mac vs Windows I see on the Mac:
> [GBeanSingleReference] Started
> default/cmdb-project/1.0/car?J2EEApplication=null,j2eeType=WebModule,name=default/cmdb-project/1.0/car
> then it goes straight to:
> [TomcatContainer] Creating context '/CMDBProject' with docBase
> '/opt/apache/geronimo-tomcat6-javaee5-2.2.1/repository/default/cmdb-project/1.0/'
> However on Windows, between these two log entries, there are stacks of log
> lines from other modules (and I've removed some for brevity):
> MetadataFactoryRegistry --> Axis2ConfigGBean --> Loader --> StAXUtils -->
> OMSerializableImpl --> Phase --> RepositoryListener -->
> JAXWSUtils --> WSDL4JWrapper --> BaseWSDLLocator --> WSDLWrapperBasicImpl
> --> AxisService --> AxisConfiguration --> TomcatContainer -->
> TomcatWebAppContext.
> There is no random generated folder in the web applcation's repository
> folder - only a WAR folder structure and expected supported file and a
> single jsp I am using to test the application is actually deployed (that
> works when the app is deployed).
> Is there anyone out there who is using OS X as their development environment
> who might know what's wrong - I strongly suspect this is to do with Apple's
> JDK ?
> thanks.
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