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From Joseph Shraibman <...@selectacast.net>
Subject Re: mysterious parse exception on startup
Date Wed, 01 Jan 2003 20:20:31 GMT
It isn't server.xml.  In fact I validate all xml files under my tomcat and webapps 
directories, and none of them have a problem.  Perhaps it is dynamically generated xml 
inside the tomcat admin app? 
org.apache.webapp.admin.ApplicationServlet.init(ApplicationServlet.java:152)  is in the 
stack trace.

Jerry wrote:
> If it were me, I'd check server.xml carefully for nested comments, or an 
> extraneous <!-- or -->
> 
> Jerry
> 
> Joseph Shraibman wrote:
> 
>> If I put the latest xerces and xalan in tomcat/common/endorsed, I get 
>> the following error on startup. I don't get this with the xerces/xalan 
>> that comes with jdk 1.4.1.  What is causing this?  What *file* is this?
>>
>> Starting service Tomcat-Apache
>> Apache Tomcat/4.1.18-LE-jdk14
>> Parse Fatal Error at line 551 column 44: The string "--" is not 
>> permitted within comments.
>> org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: The string "--" is not permitted within 
>> comments.
>>     at 
>> org.apache.xerces.util.ErrorHandlerWrapper.createSAXParseException(Unknown 
>> Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.util.ErrorHandlerWrapper.fatalError(Unknown 
>> Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLErrorReporter.reportError(Unknown 
>> Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLErrorReporter.reportError(Unknown 
>> Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLScanner.reportFatalError(Unknown Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLScanner.scanComment(Unknown Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDTDScannerImpl.scanComment(Unknown 
>> Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDTDScannerImpl.scanDecls(Unknown Source)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDTDScannerImpl.scanDTDExternalSubset(Unknown 
>> Source)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentScannerImpl$DTDDispatcher.dispatch(Unknown 
>> Source)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl.scanDocument(Unknown 
>> Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.parsers.DTDConfiguration.parse(Unknown Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.parsers.DTDConfiguration.parse(Unknown Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.parsers.XMLParser.parse(Unknown Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.parsers.AbstractSAXParser.parse(Unknown Source)
>>     at javax.xml.parsers.SAXParser.parse(Unknown Source)
>>     at javax.xml.parsers.SAXParser.parse(Unknown Source)
>>     at org.apache.struts.digester.Digester.parse(Digester.java:755)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.struts.action.ActionServlet.initServlet(ActionServlet.java:1434) 
>>
>>     at 
>> org.apache.struts.action.ActionServlet.init(ActionServlet.java:474)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.webapp.admin.ApplicationServlet.init(ApplicationServlet.java:152) 
>>
>>     at javax.servlet.GenericServlet.init(GenericServlet.java:256)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.StandardWrapper.loadServlet(StandardWrapper.java:934) 
>>
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.StandardWrapper.load(StandardWrapper.java:821)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.loadOnStartup(StandardContext.java:3420)

>>
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.start(StandardContext.java:3608)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.addChildInternal(ContainerBase.java:821) 
>>
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.addChild(ContainerBase.java:807)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHost.addChild(StandardHost.java:579)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHostDeployer.addChild(StandardHostDeployer.java:529)

>>
>>     at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
>>     at 
>> sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39) 
>>
>>     at 
>> sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)

>>
>>     at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:324)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.commons.beanutils.MethodUtils.invokeMethod(MethodUtils.java:228) 
>>
>>     at org.apache.commons.digester.SetNextRule.end(SetNextRule.java:260)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.commons.digester.Digester.endElement(Digester.java:1036)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.parsers.AbstractSAXParser.endElement(Unknown 
>> Source)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl.scanEndElement(Unknown 
>> Source)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl$FragmentContentDispatcher.dispatch(Unknown

>> Source)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl.scanDocument(Unknown 
>> Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.parsers.DTDConfiguration.parse(Unknown Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.parsers.DTDConfiguration.parse(Unknown Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.parsers.XMLParser.parse(Unknown Source)
>>     at org.apache.xerces.parsers.AbstractSAXParser.parse(Unknown Source)
>>     at org.apache.commons.digester.Digester.parse(Digester.java:1514)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHostDeployer.install(StandardHostDeployer.java:335)

>>
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHost.install(StandardHost.java:803)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.deployDescriptors(HostConfig.java:452) 
>>
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.deployApps(HostConfig.java:409)
>>     at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.start(HostConfig.java:879)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.lifecycleEvent(HostConfig.java:368) 
>>
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.util.LifecycleSupport.fireLifecycleEvent(LifecycleSupport.java:166)

>>
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.start(ContainerBase.java:1196)
>>     at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHost.start(StandardHost.java:738)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.start(ContainerBase.java:1188)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.StandardEngine.start(StandardEngine.java:347)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.StandardService.start(StandardService.java:497)
>>     at 
>> org.apache.catalina.core.StandardServer.start(StandardServer.java:2189)
>>     at org.apache.catalina.startup.Catalina.start(Catalina.java:512)
>>     at org.apache.catalina.startup.Catalina.execute(Catalina.java:400)
>>     at org.apache.catalina.startup.Catalina.process(Catalina.java:180)
>>     at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
>>     at 
>> sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39) 
>>
>>     at 
>> sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)

>>
>>     at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:324)
>>     at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.main(Bootstrap.java:203)



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