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IBM Java SDK Install Error: Failed dependencies: /usr/lib64/libstdc++.so.5 is needed by ibm-java-x86_64-sdk-6.0-9.1.x86_64

While setting up a websphere test server I ran into a minor dependency error during the beginning of installing the necessary packages for websphere. The IBM Java SDK RPM on CentOS 6 was complaining about a failed dependency of a libstdc++ library. The RPM I was attempting to install required libstdc++.so.5 and CentOS 6 has libstdc++.so.6 installed…

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Business Objects gives error “class com.businessobjects.wp.tc.TCMain not found”

When upgrading from SAP Business Objects XI R2 service pack 1 to service pack 2, I got the following error in the Java runtime console when trying to create new or use existing Web Intelligence reports: load: class com.businessobjects.wp.tc.TCMain not found. java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: com.businessobjects.wp.tc.TCMain at sun.applet.AppletClassLoader.findClass(Unknown Source) at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(Unknown Source) at sun.applet.AppletClassLoader.loadClass(Unknown Source) at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(Unknown Source)…