AdapterMethodHandle not found

John Rose john.r.rose at
Sat May 4 03:40:29 UTC 2013

On May 3, 2013, at 8:42 AM, Pete Brunet <peter.brunet at> wrote:

> Error occurred during initialization of VM
> java/lang/NoClassDefFoundError: java/lang/invoke/AdapterMethodHandle

It's a micro-version mismatch, from running a down-rev JVM on an up-rev rt.jar (JDK).

But I don't understand why your makefile is running an old JVM on a new rt.jar.  That's build voodoo, I presume.

— John

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