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Error in retrieving a class definition in find



You observe error messages in the PegaRULES log file.

Error Messages

Error in retrieving a class definition in find. Database-BadClassDef <ClassName>

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Delete <ClassName> class.
  2. Run a rule that references <ClassName> class.
  3. Observe error message in the PegaRULES log file.

Root Cause

The root cause of this problem is a defect in customer application code/rules.


This issue is resolved through the following local change:
Perform a full rule content search and delete all references to <ClassName> class if it is no longer needed.

Published June 12, 2015 - Updated October 8, 2020

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