Application is not active, can't authenticate to Crowd

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Users cannot login to Crowd. The following error appears in the application logs:

Caused by: org.codehaus.xfire.fault.XFireFault: Application is not active
	at org.codehaus.xfire.fault.Soap11FaultSerializer.readMessage(
	at org.codehaus.xfire.fault.SoapFaultSerializer.readMessage(
	at org.codehaus.xfire.soap.handler.ReadHeadersHandler.checkForFault(
	at org.codehaus.xfire.soap.handler.ReadHeadersHandler.invoke(
	at org.codehaus.xfire.handler.HandlerPipeline.invoke(
	at org.codehaus.xfire.client.Client.onReceive(
	... 169 more


This is due to a Crowd misconfiguration in which the application in question has been deactivated. In this state, nothing can authenticate against the application.


Please see the guide Deleting or Deactivating an Application.


Last modified on Jun 5, 2015

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