ClassReader.<init>() has thrown an IllegalArgumentException

java.lang.IllegalArgumentException
Javadoc
Thrown to indicate that a method has been passed an illegal or inappropriate argument. @author unascribed @since JDK1.0
at org.springframework.asm.ClassReader.<init>
(Source)
at org.springframework.asm.ClassReader.<init>
(Source)
at org.springframework.asm.ClassReader.<init>
(Source)

Typical Exception Messages

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Origin

Specific cases

We have seen this error pattern in the following webpages (108)

  1. Gabbyrvia GitHub5 days ago
    No message found for this stack trace.
  2. iamyahya1via GitHub1 month ago
    Failed to read candidate component class: file [C:\Users\iamya\Documents\jsf_test_Tomcat7\.metadata\.plugins\org.eclipse.wst.server.core\tmp0\wtpwebapps\MyTestApp\WEB-INF\classes\com\test\beans\AccountBean.class]; nested exception is org.springframework.core.NestedIOException: ASM ClassReader failed to parse class file - probably due to a new Java class file version that isn't supported yet: file [C:\Users\iamya\Documents\jsf_test_Tomcat7\.metadata\.plugins\org.eclipse.wst.server.core\tmp0\wtpwebapps\MyTestApp\WEB-INF\classes\com\test\beans\AccountBean.class]; nested exception is java.lang.IllegalArgumentException
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  5. xugegevia GitHub3 months ago
    I/O failure during jade scanning; nested exception is org.springframework.core.NestedIOException: ASM ClassReader failed to parse class file - probably due to a new Java class file version that isn't supported yet: file [E:\work\web\apache-tomcat-6.0.37\wtpwebapps\zen-admin\WEB-INF\classes\com\suoluo\zentravel\admin\dao\account\AccountBuyerDAO.class]; nested exception is java.lang.IllegalArgumentException
  6. demasvia Stack Overflow3 months ago
    No message found for this stack trace.
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