org.springframework.context.ApplicationContextException

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Check Servers Launch Configuration in Eclipse. See the details below.

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Spring expects that the EntityManagerFactory has to be called "entityManagerFactory". It uses convention over configuration to make it easier to use.

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Add slf4j dependency to your pom.xml

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    • org.springframework.context.ApplicationContextException: Unable to start embedded container; nested exception is org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.EmbeddedServletContainerException: Unable to start embedded Tomcat at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.onRefresh(EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.java:133)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.context.support.AbstractApplicationContext.refresh(AbstractApplicationContext.java:474)[spring-context-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.refresh(EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.java:118)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.SpringApplication.refresh(SpringApplication.java:686)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.SpringApplication.run(SpringApplication.java:320)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.yatin.rajani.Application.main(Application.java:59)[classes/:na] Caused by: org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.EmbeddedServletContainerException: Unable to start embedded Tomcat at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.tomcat.TomcatEmbeddedServletContainer.initialize(TomcatEmbeddedServletContainer.java:98)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.tomcat.TomcatEmbeddedServletContainer.<init>(TomcatEmbeddedServletContainer.java:75)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.tomcat.TomcatEmbeddedServletContainerFactory.getTomcatEmbeddedServletContainer(TomcatEmbeddedServletContainerFactory.java:378)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.tomcat.TomcatEmbeddedServletContainerFactory.getEmbeddedServletContainer(TomcatEmbeddedServletContainerFactory.java:155)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.createEmbeddedServletContainer(EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.java:157)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.onRefresh(EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.java:130)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] ... 5 more Caused by: org.springframework.beans.factory.BeanCreationException: Error creating bean with name 'org.springframework.security.config.annotation.web.configuration.WebSecurityConfiguration': Injection of autowired dependencies failed; nested exception is org.springframework.beans.factory.BeanCreationException: Could not autowire method: public void org.springframework.security.config.annotation.web.configuration.WebSecurityConfiguration.setFilterChainProxySecurityConfigurer(org.springframework.security.config.annotation.ObjectPostProcessor,java.util.List) throws java.lang.Exception; nested exception is org.springframework.beans.factory.BeanExpressionException: Expression parsing failed; nested exception is org.springframework.beans.factory.BeanCreationException: Error creating bean with name 'securityConfiguration': Injection of autowired dependencies failed; nested exception is org.springframework.beans.factory.BeanCreationException: Could not autowire field: private org.springframework.security.core.userdetails.UserDetailsService org.yatin.rajani.config.SecurityConfiguration.userDetailsService; nested exception is org.springframework.beans.factory.BeanCreationException: Error creating bean with name 'userDetailsService': Injection of autowired dependencies failed; nested exception is org.springframework.beans.factory.BeanCreationException: Could not autowire field: private org.yatin.rajani.repository.UserRepository org.yatin.rajani.security.UserDetailsService.userRepository; nested exception is org.springframework.beans.factory.BeanCreationException: Error creating bean with name 'userRepository': Cannot create inner bean '(inner bean)#76712d67' of type [org.springframework.orm.jpa.SharedEntityManagerCreator] while setting bean property 'entityManager'; nested exception is org.springframework.beans.factory.BeanCreationException: Error creating bean with name '(inner bean)#76712d67': Cannot resolve reference to bean 'entityManagerFactory' while setting constructor argument; nested exception is org.springframework.beans.factory.BeanCreationException: Error creating bean with name 'liquibase' defined in class path resource [org/yatin/rajani/config/DatabaseConfiguration.class]: Invocation of init method failed; nested exception is liquibase.exception.ValidationFailedException: Validation Failed: 1 change sets check sum classpath:config/liquibase/changelog/00000000000000_initial_schema.xml::00000000000001::jhipster is now: 7:979cdc38a000f73875133577857ab6e9 ``` at org.springframework.beans.factory.annotation.AutowiredAnnotationBeanPostProcessor.postProcessPropertyValues(AutowiredAnnotationBeanPostProcessor.java:334)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.AbstractAutowireCapableBeanFactory.populateBean(AbstractAutowireCapableBeanFactory.java:1210)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.AbstractAutowireCapableBeanFactory.doCreateBean(AbstractAutowireCapableBeanFactory.java:537)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.AbstractAutowireCapableBeanFactory.createBean(AbstractAutowireCapableBeanFactory.java:476)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.AbstractBeanFactory$1.getObject(AbstractBeanFactory.java:303)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.DefaultSingletonBeanRegistry.getSingleton(DefaultSingletonBeanRegistry.java:230)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.AbstractBeanFactory.doGetBean(AbstractBeanFactory.java:299)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.AbstractBeanFactory.getBean(AbstractBeanFactory.java:194)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.ConstructorResolver.instantiateUsingFactoryMethod(ConstructorResolver.java:368)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.AbstractAutowireCapableBeanFactory.instantiateUsingFactoryMethod(AbstractAutowireCapableBeanFactory.java:1119)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.AbstractAutowireCapableBeanFactory.createBeanInstance(AbstractAutowireCapableBeanFactory.java:1014)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.AbstractAutowireCapableBeanFactory.doCreateBean(AbstractAutowireCapableBeanFactory.java:504)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.AbstractAutowireCapableBeanFactory.createBean(AbstractAutowireCapableBeanFactory.java:476)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.AbstractBeanFactory$1.getObject(AbstractBeanFactory.java:303)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.DefaultSingletonBeanRegistry.getSingleton(DefaultSingletonBeanRegistry.java:230)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.AbstractBeanFactory.doGetBean(AbstractBeanFactory.java:299)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.beans.factory.support.AbstractBeanFactory.getBean(AbstractBeanFactory.java:199)[spring-beans-4.1.6.RELEASE.jar:4.1.6.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.ServletContextInitializerBeans.getOrderedBeansOfType(ServletContextInitializerBeans.java:209)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.ServletContextInitializerBeans.addAsRegistrationBean(ServletContextInitializerBeans.java:165)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.ServletContextInitializerBeans.addAsRegistrationBean(ServletContextInitializerBeans.java:160)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.ServletContextInitializerBeans.addAdaptableBeans(ServletContextInitializerBeans.java:143)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.ServletContextInitializerBeans.<init>(ServletContextInitializerBeans.java:74)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.getServletContextInitializerBeans(EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.java:234)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.selfInitialize(EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.java:221)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.access$000(EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.java:84)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.EmbeddedWebApplicationContext$1.onStartup(EmbeddedWebApplicationContext.java:206)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.springframework.boot.context.embedded.tomcat.TomcatStarter.onStartup(TomcatStarter.java:54)[spring-boot-1.2.3.RELEASE.jar:1.2.3.RELEASE] at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.startInternal(StandardContext.java:5151)[tomcat-embed-core-8.0.20.jar:8.0.20] at org.apache.catalina.util.LifecycleBase.start(LifecycleBase.java:150)[tomcat-embed-core-8.0.20.jar:8.0.20] at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase$StartChild.call(ContainerBase.java:1409)[tomcat-embed-core-8.0.20.jar:8.0.20] at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase$StartChild.call(ContainerBase.java:1399)[tomcat-embed-core-8.0.20.jar:8.0.20] at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask.run(FutureTask.java:266)[na:1.8.0_25] at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor.runWorker(ThreadPoolExecutor.java:1142)[na:1.8.0_25] at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.run(ThreadPoolExecutor.java:617)[na:1.8.0_25] at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:745)[na:1.8.0_25]

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