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1. Spring - StackOverflowError in Bean creation

I am getting the following error:

java.lang.IllegalStateException: Failed to load ApplicationContext
    at org.springframework.test.context.TestContext.getApplicationContext(
    at org.springframework.test.context.TestContextManager.prepareTestInstance(

2. Can't get rid of "No unique bean found" OR "StackOverflowError"

Can't get rid of "No unique bean found" OR "StackOverflowError" I have a standard Java EE Setup with Hibernate and Spring. I want to accomplish normal inheritance, one parent 2 children. ...