JBoss EAP 7.4.x RPM dependencies issues if the 7.3.9 or 7.3.1 were previously installed

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NoSuchMethod Error when testing datasource connection on EAP 7.4.2:
After upgrade via RPM a test connection from Jboss console fails; Customer has tried to yum update their EAP 7.3.9 servers and have had both eap 7.3 AND eap 7.4 repos enabled:

./jboss-cli.sh -c --controller=`hostname -i`:9990 --command="/subsystem=datasources/data-source=ExampleDS:test-connection-in-pool"
    "outcome" => "failed",
    "failure-description" => "WFLYCTL0158: Operation handler failed: java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: org.jboss.jca.core.api.connectionmanager.pool.Pool.testConnection()Z",
    "rolled-back" => true


  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP) RPM installation/upgrade
    • 7.3
    • 7.4

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