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  • When trying to run code for compile templates with latest JDK8 (For instance this example https://github.com/droolsjbpm/drools/blob/master/drools-examples/src/main/java/org/drools/examples/templates/SimpleRuleTemplateExample.java ) it will throw an exception like this: {code} Exception in thread "main" java.lang.RuntimeException: java.lang.RuntimeException: wrong class format at org.drools.template.parser.DefaultTemplateRuleBase.readRule(DefaultTemplateRuleBase.java:148) at org.drools.template.parser.DefaultTemplateRuleBase.<init>(DefaultTemplateRuleBase.java:62) at org.drools.template.parser.TemplateDataListener.<init>(TemplateDataListener.java:74) at org.drools.decisiontable.ExternalSpreadsheetCompiler.compile(ExternalSpreadsheetCompiler.java:95) at org.drools.decisiontable.ExternalSpreadsheetCompiler.compile(ExternalSpreadsheetCompiler.java:81) at org.drools.examples.templates.SimpleRuleTemplateExample.buildKBase(SimpleRuleTemplateExample.java:84) at org.drools.examples.templates.SimpleRuleTemplateExample.executeExample(SimpleRuleTemplateExample.java:49) at org.drools.examples.templates.SimpleRuleTemplateExample.main(SimpleRuleTemplateExample.java:43) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:57) at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:43) at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:483) at com.intellij.rt.execution.application.AppMain.main(AppMain.java:120) Caused by: java.lang.RuntimeException: wrong class format at org.drools.commons.jci.compilers.EclipseJavaCompiler$2.findType(EclipseJavaCompiler.java:263) at org.drools.commons.jci.compilers.EclipseJavaCompiler$2.findType(EclipseJavaCompiler.java:203) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.LookupEnvironment.askForType(LookupEnvironment.java:102) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.UnresolvedReferenceBinding.resolve(UnresolvedReferenceBinding.java:49) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.BinaryTypeBinding.resolveType(BinaryTypeBinding.java:122) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.LookupEnvironment.getTypeFromTypeSignature(LookupEnvironment.java:1188) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.LookupEnvironment.getTypeFromVariantTypeSignature(LookupEnvironment.java:1244) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.LookupEnvironment.getTypeArgumentsFromSignature(LookupEnvironment.java:1031) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.LookupEnvironment.getTypeFromTypeSignature(LookupEnvironment.java:1193) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.BinaryTypeBinding.createMethod(BinaryTypeBinding.java:495) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.BinaryTypeBinding.createMethods(BinaryTypeBinding.java:577) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.BinaryTypeBinding.cachePartsFrom(BinaryTypeBinding.java:327) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.LookupEnvironment.createBinaryTypeFrom(LookupEnvironment.java:640) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.LookupEnvironment.createBinaryTypeFrom(LookupEnvironment.java:619) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.Compiler.accept(Compiler.java:295) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.LookupEnvironment.askForType(LookupEnvironment.java:133) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.PackageBinding.getTypeOrPackage(PackageBinding.java:183) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.CompilationUnitScope.findImport(CompilationUnitScope.java:465) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.CompilationUnitScope.findSingleImport(CompilationUnitScope.java:519) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.CompilationUnitScope.faultInImports(CompilationUnitScope.java:368) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.CompilationUnitScope.faultInTypes(CompilationUnitScope.java:444) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.Compiler.process(Compiler.java:752) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.Compiler.compile(Compiler.java:464) at org.drools.commons.jci.compilers.EclipseJavaCompiler.compile(EclipseJavaCompiler.java:389) at org.drools.commons.jci.compilers.AbstractJavaCompiler.compile(AbstractJavaCompiler.java:49) at org.drools.rule.builder.dialect.java.JavaDialect.compileAll(JavaDialect.java:371) at org.drools.compiler.DialectCompiletimeRegistry.compileAll(DialectCompiletimeRegistry.java:46) at org.drools.compiler.PackageRegistry.compileAll(PackageRegistry.java:102) at org.drools.compiler.PackageBuilder.compileAll(PackageBuilder.java:1006) at org.drools.compiler.PackageBuilder.compileAllRules(PackageBuilder.java:842) at org.drools.compiler.PackageBuilder.addPackage(PackageBuilder.java:831) at org.drools.compiler.PackageBuilder.addPackageFromDrl(PackageBuilder.java:441) at org.drools.compiler.PackageBuilder.addPackageFromDrl(PackageBuilder.java:419) at org.drools.template.parser.DefaultTemplateRuleBase.readRule(DefaultTemplateRuleBase.java:139) ... 12 more Caused by: org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.classfmt.ClassFormatException at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.classfmt.ClassFileReader.<init>(ClassFileReader.java:372) at org.drools.commons.jci.compilers.EclipseJavaCompiler$2.createNameEnvironmentAnswer(EclipseJavaCompiler.java:287) at org.drools.commons.jci.compilers.EclipseJavaCompiler$2.findType(EclipseJavaCompiler.java:258) ... 45 more {code} Workaround, which worked for me is to switch to Janino compiler (See Workaround description)
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    • java.lang.RuntimeException: wrong class format at org.drools.commons.jci.compilers.EclipseJavaCompiler$2.findType(EclipseJavaCompiler.java:260) at org.drools.commons.jci.compilers.EclipseJavaCompiler$2.findType(EclipseJavaCompiler.java:217) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.LookupEnvironment.askForType(LookupEnvironment.java:127) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.PackageBinding.getType(PackageBinding.java:127) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.Scope.findType(Scope.java:1517) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.Scope.getTypeOrPackage(Scope.java:2612) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.lookup.Scope.getType(Scope.java:2309) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.ast.SingleTypeReference.getTypeBinding(SingleTypeReference.java:44) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.ast.TypeReference.internalResolveType(TypeReference.java:130) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.ast.TypeReference.resolveType(TypeReference.java:197) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.ast.LocalDeclaration.resolve(LocalDeclaration.java:138) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.ast.AbstractMethodDeclaration.resolveStatements(AbstractMethodDeclaration.java:447) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.ast.MethodDeclaration.resolveStatements(MethodDeclaration.java:189) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.ast.AbstractMethodDeclaration.resolve(AbstractMethodDeclaration.java:406) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.ast.TypeDeclaration.resolve(TypeDeclaration.java:1131) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.ast.TypeDeclaration.resolve(TypeDeclaration.java:1219) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.ast.CompilationUnitDeclaration.resolve(CompilationUnitDeclaration.java:528) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.Compiler.process(Compiler.java:759) at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.Compiler.compile(Compiler.java:464) at org.drools.commons.jci.compilers.EclipseJavaCompiler.compile(EclipseJavaCompiler.java:351) at org.drools.commons.jci.compilers.AbstractJavaCompiler.compile(AbstractJavaCompiler.java:51) at org.drools.rule.builder.dialect.java.JavaDialect.compileAll(JavaDialect.java:389) at org.drools.compiler.DialectCompiletimeRegistry.compileAll(DialectCompiletimeRegistry.java:56) at org.drools.compiler.PackageRegistry.compileAll(PackageRegistry.java:74) at org.drools.compiler.PackageBuilder.compileAll(PackageBuilder.java:690) at org.drools.compiler.PackageBuilder.addPackage(PackageBuilder.java:631) at org.drools.compiler.PackageBuilder.addPackageFromDrl(PackageBuilder.java:290) at org.drools.compiler.PackageBuilder.addKnowledgeResource(PackageBuilder.java:488) at org.drools.builder.impl.KnowledgeBuilderImpl.add(KnowledgeBuilderImpl.java:25) Caused by: org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.classfmt.ClassFormatException at org.eclipse.jdt.internal.compiler.classfmt.ClassFileReader.<init>(ClassFileReader.java:372) at org.drools.commons.jci.compilers.EclipseJavaCompiler$2.findType(EclipseJavaCompiler.java:254) ... 29 more

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