The resource identified by this request is only capable of generating responses with characteristics not acceptable according to the request “accept” headers.

HTTP Status 406 –


type Status report

message

description The resource identified by this request is only capable of generating responses with characteristics not acceptable according to the request “accept” headers.


Apache Tomcat/7.0.59

While using @ResponseBody annotation above error is communally generate:

Solution:

1.Add following configuration in spring-servlet.xml file:

<mvc:annotation-driven/> <!-- Must require to enable @ResponseBody annotation -->

2. Add following configuration in pom.xml file

<properties>
<maven-compiler-plugin-version>2.3.2</maven-compiler-plugin-version>
</properties>

       <dependency>
           <groupId>com.fasterxml.jackson.core</groupId>
           <artifactId>jackson-core</artifactId>
           <version>${jaction.xml.version}</version>
       </dependency>
       <dependency>
           <groupId>com.fasterxml.jackson.core</groupId>
           <artifactId>jackson-databind</artifactId>
           <version>${jaction.xml.version}</version>
       </dependency>

Complete working example as under : /spring4-mvc-json-example/

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