Monish Nagisetty's Space

Building connectivity on-premise, in the cloud and beyond

WSE032: There was an error loading the microsoft.web.services2 configuration section.

I haven’t posted anything in a while so here goes.  I recently ran into a WSE032 error when I ran my web service client application.  It just would not get past the point where the web service proxy was being initialized.  Also, the stacktrace did not provide any details as to where the error actually occured.  See the stacktrace below.  It turns out the problem was with loading some of the web service filters I had added to the section of the configuration section.  The filter references were not using the fully qualified strong name assembly naming conventions.

I had
instead of
        SampleFilter, WSELib, Version=, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx” />

As soon as I modified the type attribute to use the fully qualified assembly strong name I no longer ran into the exception. 

WSE032: There was an error loading the microsoft.web.services2 configuration section.
   at Microsoft.Web.Services2.Configuration.WebServicesConfiguration.Initialize()
   at Microsoft.Web.Services2.Configuration.WebServicesConfiguration.get_ReferralConfiguration()
   at Microsoft.Web.Services2.Referral.ReferralCache.Initialize()
   at Microsoft.Web.Services2.Referral.ReferralCache.ResolvePath(Uri uri)
   at Microsoft.Web.Services2.WebServicesClientProtocol.set_Destination(EndpointReference value)
   at Microsoft.Web.Services2.WebServicesClientProtocol.set_Url(String value)
   at XYZCompany.AppName.Client.WsClient.WsClientWse..ctor() in reference.cs
   at XYZCompany.AppName.Client.WsClient.Main() in WsClient.cs


December 28, 2005 - Posted by | Web Services |

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: