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Re: Trying to load latest POI with javaloader... getting strange initialization error

Leigh Jul 18, 2011 9:13 AM
Posted in group: javaloader-dev
> I get this strange error, down in the stack trace:
> org.dom4j.DocumentFactory cannot be cast to
> org.dom4j.DocumentFactory
> What I'm wondering is: have any of you ever seen this kind
> of error
> before, which is seemingly nonsensical?

Disclaimer: This may be no help at all, but - yes I have seen it before. IIRC it is a class loader problem. If you do a search I am pretty sure Mark discussed the issue in a thread about xml parsing (maybe?).