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From Jean-Baptiste Onofré ...@nanthrax.net>
Subject Re: Problems due to the endorsed java.lang.Exception
Date Fri, 18 Mar 2016 16:29:39 GMT
Hi Cristiano,

I think you are right, it's probably something existing for a while. I'm 
just surprised that you encountered now.

Let me check your detailed use case that you sent previously.


On 03/18/2016 05:14 PM, Cristiano Costantini wrote:
> Hello all,
> it is some days I was having troubles using CXF services on ServiceMix (and
> it is some days I spam on the mailing list of ServiceMix, Camel and CXF :-D
> ) and I've finally come to the source of my issues which are due to the
> "endorsed" java.lang.Exception which is used by Karaf:
> https://github.com/apache/karaf/blob/master/exception/src/main/java/java/lang/Exception.java
> My problem is due to the fact that this class has a public property,
> public Class[] getClassContext() {
>      return classContext;
> }
> which is seen by JaxB at runtime inside Karaf which cause it to marshall
> the Exception in SOAP services with a wrong XML, an XML which include
> <classContext> tags.
> The class in Karaf has not changed since committed by Guillaume Nodet in
> 2010, so this issue with CXF has probably always been there.
> In my opinion, this getter should be private or protected as I guess it is
> only used on the nested class method's getThrowableContext (it is a
> replacement for the JRE's class, I don't think there are external project
> using this modification of the Exception class).
> To confirm my thesis, I've hacked the org.apache.karaf.exception-2.4.0.jar
> inside the lib/endorsed folder with a class compiled by myself where I've
> changed the method to
> private Class[] getClassContext() {
>      return classContext;
> }
> and with this hack, Karaf has continued to work (and my CXF service now
> works properly).
> Do you think there are potential side effects in this fix?
> Do you need me to open an issue on Jira to handle the problem?
> If it is confirmed that the fix of making this method private, do you think
> it could be included soon on the next Karaf Release?
> Thank you very much to all,
> Cristiano

Jean-Baptiste Onofré
Talend - http://www.talend.com

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