Funky Notes/Domino JVM error (java.lang.IllegalAccessError)

An interesting issue with the Domino JVM was brougt to my attention today via a comment from an anonymous (Paul M. Westwood?) poster today. As you can see from my reply to the comment I was able to reproduce the issue and I recommend that the commenter report the issue to Lotus Support.

The issue is of interest to me due to the work I have been doing on developing a new AgentBase class for use from Eclipse