Error while starting AEM Quickstart after installing AEM Forms

If you happen to see the following error while starting AEM 6.0 quickstart after installing AEM Forms add-on package (adobe-aemfd–


*ERROR* [FelixDispatchQueue] adobe-aemfd-signatures FrameworkEvent ERROR (org.osgi.framework.BundleException: Activator start error in bundle adobe-aemfd-signatures [402].)
org.osgi.framework.BundleException: Activator start error in bundle adobe-aemfd-signatures [402].
at org.apache.felix.framework.Felix.activateBundle(
at org.apache.felix.framework.Felix.startBundle(
at org.apache.felix.framework.Felix.setActiveStartLevel(
at Source)
Caused by: java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: com/rsa/asn1/ASN_Exception
at com.adobe.fd.signatures.activator.Activator.start(
at org.apache.felix.framework.util.SecureAction.startActivator(
at org.apache.felix.framework.Felix.activateBundle(
… 4 common frames omitted
Caused by: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: com.rsa.asn1.ASN_Exception not found by adobe-aemfd-signatures [402]
at org.apache.felix.framework.BundleWiringImpl.findClassOrResourceByDelegation(
at org.apache.felix.framework.BundleWiringImpl.access$400(
at org.apache.felix.framework.BundleWiringImpl$BundleClassLoader.loadClass(
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(Unknown Source)
… 7 common frames omitted


It is because couple of boot delegation properties not being included in file.


To resolve these errors , follow the steps mentioned :

  1. Stop AEM server
  2. Add these two properties in file under /conf folder* org.bouncycastle.*

After restart ensure that there are no errors in error.log file and also status of  AEMFD Signatures Bundle (adobe-aemfd-signatures ) bundle should be in Active state.


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