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  • Steps: 1. Setup a new JIRA instance. Result: 1. There is stack trace in logs regarding {code} 2011-06-10 11:05:20,642 QuartzWorker-1 ERROR ServiceRunner Backup Service [jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService] Error exporting Active Objects. java.runtime.version: 1.6.0_13-b03 java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: javax.xml.stream.XMLOutputFactory.newFactory(Ljava/lang/String;Ljava/lang/ClassLoader;)Ljavax/xml/stream/XMLOutputFactory; at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxUtils.newXmlOutputFactory(StaxUtils.java:189) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxUtils.newXmlOutputFactory(StaxUtils.java:172) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxStreamWriter.createXmlStreamWriter(StaxStreamWriter.java:53) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxStreamWriter.<init>(StaxStreamWriter.java:39) at com.atlassian.activeobjects.backup.ActiveObjectsBackup.save(ActiveObjectsBackup.java:105) at com.atlassian.jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService.export(DefaultExportService.java:91) at com.atlassian.jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService.export(DefaultExportService.java:53) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.export.ExportService.performBackup(ExportService.java:136) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.export.ExportService.run(ExportService.java:121) at com.atlassian.jira.service.JiraServiceContainerImpl.run(JiraServiceContainerImpl.java:60) at com.atlassian.jira.service.ServiceRunner.execute(ServiceRunner.java:47) at org.quartz.core.JobRunShell.run(JobRunShell.java:195) at com.atlassian.multitenant.quartz.MultiTenantThreadPool$MultiTenantRunnable.run(MultiTenantThreadPool.java:72) at org.quartz.simpl.SimpleThreadPool$WorkerThread.run(SimpleThreadPool.java:520) 2011-06-10 11:05:20,657 QuartzWorker-1 INFO ServiceRunner Backup Service [jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService] Finished saving the Active Objects Backup 2011-06-10 11:06:06,688 Modification Check:thread-1 INFO anonymous 658x41x1 1eo6p1w 0:0:0:0:0:0:0:1 /secure/SetupDatabase.jspa [atlassian.jira.startup.JiraStartupLogger] ___ Modifications ___________________________ Modified Files : None Removed Files : None {code}
    via by Veenu Bharara [Atlassian],
  • We recently ran into a situation where a quartz worker thread died due to an error being thrown and services were not being run as a result. We should be able to catch the throwable and attempt to log that it happened so remediation action can be taken. An associated stack trace: {code} 011-06-16 10:23:34,563 QuartzWorker-0 ERROR ServiceRunner Backup Service [jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService] Error exporting Active Objects. You must run JRE 1.6_18 or higher. java.runtime.version: 1.6.0_12-b04 java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: javax.xml.stream.XMLOutputFactory.newFactory(Ljava/lang/String;Ljava/lang/ClassLoader;)Ljavax/xml/stream/XMLOutputFactory; at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxUtils.newXmlOutputFactory(StaxUtils.java:189) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxUtils.newXmlOutputFactory(StaxUtils.java:172) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxStreamWriter.createXmlStreamWriter(StaxStreamWriter.java:53) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxStreamWriter.<init>(StaxStreamWriter.java:39) at com.atlassian.activeobjects.backup.ActiveObjectsBackup.save(ActiveObjectsBackup.java:105) at com.atlassian.jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService.export(DefaultExportService.java:91) at com.atlassian.jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService.export(DefaultExportService.java:53) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.export.ExportService.performBackup(ExportService.java:136) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.export.ExportService.run(ExportService.java:121) at com.atlassian.jira.service.JiraServiceContainerImpl.run(JiraServiceContainerImpl.java:60) at com.atlassian.jira.service.ServiceRunner.execute(ServiceRunner.java:47) at org.quartz.core.JobRunShell.run(JobRunShell.java:195) at com.atlassian.multitenant.quartz.MultiTenantThreadPool$MultiTenantRunnable.run(MultiTenantThreadPool.java:72) at org.quartz.simpl.SimpleThreadPool$WorkerThread.run(SimpleThreadPool.java:520) Exception in thread "QuartzWorker-0" java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: Error exporting Active Objects. You must run JRE 1.6_18 or higher. java.runtime.version: 1.6.0_12-b04 at com.atlassian.jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService.export(DefaultExportService.java:99) at com.atlassian.jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService.export(DefaultExportService.java:53) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.export.ExportService.performBackup(ExportService.java:136) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.export.ExportService.run(ExportService.java:121) at com.atlassian.jira.service.JiraServiceContainerImpl.run(JiraServiceContainerImpl.java:60) at com.atlassian.jira.service.ServiceRunner.execute(ServiceRunner.java:47) at org.quartz.core.JobRunShell.run(JobRunShell.java:195) {code} caused services not to be run. In short, a scheduled job that throws anything but a RuntimeException can kill a Quartz scheduler worker thread with no means of recovery. Even a single bad job running every few minutes can completely exhaust the pool of workers before long h3. Verification [Generate a Thread Dump|https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA/Generating+a+Thread+Dump] and check it to see if there are any QuartzWorker threads running. h3. Workaround # Manually flush the mail queue. This must be done as the mail queue is not persisted over restarts - there is a feature request for this under JRA-4665. # Stop JIRA. # Replace {{JIRA Installation Directory\atlassian-jira\WEB-INF\lib\quartz-1.5.1.jar}} with [^quartz-1.5.1-atlassian-2.jar]. # Start JIRA. (!) If you have not identified what's throwing the exception, and fixing it (or disabling it), it is likely that the scheduler may crash again. Reviewing the logs to see if any scheduled jobs are throwing anything but a RuntimeException will identify possible causes.
    via by Minan Tan [Atlassian],
  • We recently ran into a situation where a quartz worker thread died due to an error being thrown and services were not being run as a result. We should be able to catch the throwable and attempt to log that it happened so remediation action can be taken. An associated stack trace: {code} 011-06-16 10:23:34,563 QuartzWorker-0 ERROR ServiceRunner Backup Service [jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService] Error exporting Active Objects. You must run JRE 1.6_18 or higher. java.runtime.version: 1.6.0_12-b04 java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: javax.xml.stream.XMLOutputFactory.newFactory(Ljava/lang/String;Ljava/lang/ClassLoader;)Ljavax/xml/stream/XMLOutputFactory; at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxUtils.newXmlOutputFactory(StaxUtils.java:189) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxUtils.newXmlOutputFactory(StaxUtils.java:172) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxStreamWriter.createXmlStreamWriter(StaxStreamWriter.java:53) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxStreamWriter.<init>(StaxStreamWriter.java:39) at com.atlassian.activeobjects.backup.ActiveObjectsBackup.save(ActiveObjectsBackup.java:105) at com.atlassian.jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService.export(DefaultExportService.java:91) at com.atlassian.jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService.export(DefaultExportService.java:53) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.export.ExportService.performBackup(ExportService.java:136) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.export.ExportService.run(ExportService.java:121) at com.atlassian.jira.service.JiraServiceContainerImpl.run(JiraServiceContainerImpl.java:60) at com.atlassian.jira.service.ServiceRunner.execute(ServiceRunner.java:47) at org.quartz.core.JobRunShell.run(JobRunShell.java:195) at com.atlassian.multitenant.quartz.MultiTenantThreadPool$MultiTenantRunnable.run(MultiTenantThreadPool.java:72) at org.quartz.simpl.SimpleThreadPool$WorkerThread.run(SimpleThreadPool.java:520) Exception in thread "QuartzWorker-0" java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: Error exporting Active Objects. You must run JRE 1.6_18 or higher. java.runtime.version: 1.6.0_12-b04 at com.atlassian.jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService.export(DefaultExportService.java:99) at com.atlassian.jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService.export(DefaultExportService.java:53) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.export.ExportService.performBackup(ExportService.java:136) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.export.ExportService.run(ExportService.java:121) at com.atlassian.jira.service.JiraServiceContainerImpl.run(JiraServiceContainerImpl.java:60) at com.atlassian.jira.service.ServiceRunner.execute(ServiceRunner.java:47) at org.quartz.core.JobRunShell.run(JobRunShell.java:195) {code} caused services not to be run. In short, a scheduled job that throws anything but a RuntimeException can kill a Quartz scheduler worker thread with no means of recovery. Even a single bad job running every few minutes can completely exhaust the pool of workers before long h3. Verification [Generate a Thread Dump|https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA/Generating+a+Thread+Dump] and check it to see if there are any QuartzWorker threads running. h3. Workaround # Manually flush the mail queue. This must be done as the mail queue is not persisted over restarts - there is a feature request for this under JRA-4665. # Stop JIRA. # Replace {{JIRA Installation Directory\atlassian-jira\WEB-INF\lib\quartz-1.5.1.jar}} with [^quartz-1.5.1-atlassian-2.jar]. # Start JIRA. (!) If you have not identified what's throwing the exception, and fixing it (or disabling it), it is likely that the scheduler may crash again. Reviewing the logs to see if any scheduled jobs are throwing anything but a RuntimeException will identify possible causes.
    via by Minan Tan [Atlassian],
  • Steps: 1. Setup a new JIRA instance. Result: 1. There is stack trace in logs regarding {code} 2011-06-10 11:05:20,642 QuartzWorker-1 ERROR ServiceRunner Backup Service [jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService] Error exporting Active Objects. java.runtime.version: 1.6.0_13-b03 java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: javax.xml.stream.XMLOutputFactory.newFactory(Ljava/lang/String;Ljava/lang/ClassLoader;)Ljavax/xml/stream/XMLOutputFactory; at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxUtils.newXmlOutputFactory(StaxUtils.java:189) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxUtils.newXmlOutputFactory(StaxUtils.java:172) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxStreamWriter.createXmlStreamWriter(StaxStreamWriter.java:53) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxStreamWriter.<init>(StaxStreamWriter.java:39) at com.atlassian.activeobjects.backup.ActiveObjectsBackup.save(ActiveObjectsBackup.java:105) at com.atlassian.jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService.export(DefaultExportService.java:91) at com.atlassian.jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService.export(DefaultExportService.java:53) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.export.ExportService.performBackup(ExportService.java:136) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.export.ExportService.run(ExportService.java:121) at com.atlassian.jira.service.JiraServiceContainerImpl.run(JiraServiceContainerImpl.java:60) at com.atlassian.jira.service.ServiceRunner.execute(ServiceRunner.java:47) at org.quartz.core.JobRunShell.run(JobRunShell.java:195) at com.atlassian.multitenant.quartz.MultiTenantThreadPool$MultiTenantRunnable.run(MultiTenantThreadPool.java:72) at org.quartz.simpl.SimpleThreadPool$WorkerThread.run(SimpleThreadPool.java:520) 2011-06-10 11:05:20,657 QuartzWorker-1 INFO ServiceRunner Backup Service [jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService] Finished saving the Active Objects Backup 2011-06-10 11:06:06,688 Modification Check:thread-1 INFO anonymous 658x41x1 1eo6p1w 0:0:0:0:0:0:0:1 /secure/SetupDatabase.jspa [atlassian.jira.startup.JiraStartupLogger] ___ Modifications ___________________________ Modified Files : None Removed Files : None {code}
    via by Veenu Bharara,
    • java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: javax.xml.stream.XMLOutputFactory.newFactory(Ljava/lang/String;Ljava/lang/ClassLoader;)Ljavax/xml/stream/XMLOutputFactory; at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxUtils.newXmlOutputFactory(StaxUtils.java:189) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxUtils.newXmlOutputFactory(StaxUtils.java:172) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxStreamWriter.createXmlStreamWriter(StaxStreamWriter.java:53) at com.atlassian.dbexporter.node.stax.StaxStreamWriter.<init>(StaxStreamWriter.java:39) at com.atlassian.activeobjects.backup.ActiveObjectsBackup.save(ActiveObjectsBackup.java:105) at com.atlassian.jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService.export(DefaultExportService.java:91) at com.atlassian.jira.bc.dataimport.DefaultExportService.export(DefaultExportService.java:53) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.export.ExportService.performBackup(ExportService.java:136) at com.atlassian.jira.service.services.export.ExportService.run(ExportService.java:121) at com.atlassian.jira.service.JiraServiceContainerImpl.run(JiraServiceContainerImpl.java:60) at com.atlassian.jira.service.ServiceRunner.execute(ServiceRunner.java:47) at org.quartz.core.JobRunShell.run(JobRunShell.java:195) at com.atlassian.multitenant.quartz.MultiTenantThreadPool$MultiTenantRunnable.run(MultiTenantThreadPool.java:72) at org.quartz.simpl.SimpleThreadPool$WorkerThread.run(SimpleThreadPool.java:520)
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