java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError

com/lowagie/text/Element

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If you're using Hibernate, this indicates you're missing FasterXML Classmate dependency, which you can add to your dependencies. To add it, the groupId is com.fasterxml and artifactId is Classmate.

NoClassDefFoundError means java has failed to find a class you're trying to instantiate, look if you've added the class you're trying to instantiate to the dependencies.

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  • via Google Groups by SammyRulez, 1 year ago
    com/lowagie/text/Element
  • via Google Groups by Michał Węgorek, 1 year ago
    com/lowagie/text/Element
  • Stack trace

    • java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: com/lowagie/text/Element at fr.opensagres.xdocreport.document.AbstractXDocReport.convert(AbstractXDocReport.java:570) at fr.opensagres.xdocreport.samples.docxandvelocity.DocxProjectWithVelocity2PDF.main(DocxProjectWithVelocity2PDF.java:39) Caused by: java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: com/lowagie/text/Element at org.apache.poi.xwpf.converter.itext.XWPF2PDFViaITextConverter.doConvert(XWPF2PDFViaITextConverter.java:52) at org.apache.poi.xwpf.converter.itext.XWPF2PDFViaITextConverter.doConvert(XWPF2PDFViaITextConverter.java:37) at org.apache.poi.xwpf.converter.internal.AbstractXWPFConverter.convert(AbstractXWPFConverter.java:42) at fr.opensagres.xdocreport.converter.docx.poi.itext.XWPF2PDFViaITextConverter.convert(XWPF2PDFViaITextConverter.java:61) at fr.opensagres.xdocreport.document.AbstractXDocReport.convert(AbstractXDocReport.java:544) ... 1 more Caused by: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: com.lowagie.text.Element at java.net.URLClassLoader$1.run(Unknown Source) at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method) at java.net.URLClassLoader.findClass(Unknown Source) at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(Unknown Source) at sun.misc.Launcher$AppClassLoader.loadClass(Unknown Source) at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(Unknown Source) ... 6 more

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