Essbase Agent Crashed with Error "glibc detected *** /u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/ESSSVR: malloc(): memory corruption" (Doc ID 1622465.1)

Last updated on JULY 20, 2017

Applies to:

Hyperion Essbase - Version 11.1.2.2.000 and later
Linux x86-64
July 13,2015

Symptoms

Essbase Agent crashed.  The Essbase.log reports the following error:

*** glibc detected *** /u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/ESSSVR: malloc(): memory corruption: 0x00002aaaae3fd010 ***
0x00002aaaae3fd010 ***
======= Backtrace: =========
/lib64/libc.so.6[0x3dc0c724ac]
/lib64/libc.so.6(__libc_malloc+0x7a)[0x3dc0c7402a]
/u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/libesssdu.so(adMalloc+0x1b8)[0x2ba896e6ec48]
/u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/libesssdu.so(EssSdMemAlloc+0x5f)[0x2ba896e731df]
/u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/libessutlu.so(adConcatPaths+0x86)[0x2ba896c458d6]
/u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/libessodl.so(ODLCheckAndRotate+0xee)[0x2ba896a30bce]
/u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/libessodl.so(ODLMessage+0xe9)[0x2ba896a30fc9]
/u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/libessodl.so(ODLLocalMessage+0x30e)[0x2ba896a316ee]
/u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/libessnetu.so(adNetLocalMessageODL+0x17d)[0x2ba8969184dd]
/u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/libessnetu.so(adNetLocalMessage+0x6c)[0x2ba89691965c]
/u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/libessnetu.so(adNetSendErrMsg+0x8c)[0x2ba8968f3cac]
/u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/libessnetu.so(adNetReceiveRequest+0x388)[0x2ba8968f5a88]
/u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/libesssvrd.so(ReqAgtServerThrd+0x18b)[0x2ba8954d6bbb]
/lib64/libpthread.so.0[0x3dc1806367]
/lib64/libc.so.6(clone+0x6d)[0x3dc0cd30ad]
======= Memory map: ========
00400000-00403000 r-xp 00000000 08:11 23956331                           /u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/ESSSVR
00503000-00504000 rwxp 00003000 08:11 23956331                           /u/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/ESSSVR
00504000-00505000 rwxp 00504000 00:00 0
111ff000-11dd8000 rwxp 111ff000 00:00 0                                  [heap]

Cause

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