java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: org/springframework/orm/jpa/EntityManagerFactoryUtils on shutdown

Recently we faced an issue which occurred on the Ubuntu 14.02. The issue was that undeploy was not working properly. It had exceptions on undeploy about threads not being shutdown. If we tried to shutdown the tomcat afterwards, it just didn’t want to die. The tomcat process was still running even after calling the shutdown.sh … [Read more…]