Frustrations with indexing Nutch 1.7 to Solr 4.5

I’m setting up Solr Search for my company’s domain and have stumbled onto roadblock after roadblock. Now that I’m at another obstacle my Google skills are pretty much depleted. This project is almost two weeks in with an aggressive timeline. I’ve had to resort to the Stackoverflow Gods for the first time…hopefully it works.

Here’s the link in detail, Exception in thread “main” Job failed! on Nutch 1.7