java.sql.SQLException: Invalid escape character: Invalid escape character: hexadecimal string contains non hex character

(Doc ID 1025113.1)

Last updated on MAY 28, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Java CAPS - Version 5.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 28-May-2015***

Symptoms

The log file, ./stcis/domains/doman-name/logs/server.log has Exceptions of the form: "java.sql.SQLException: Invalid escape character: Invalid escape character: hexadecimal string contains non hex character in statement".
Also, getting "Unable To initialize Event store" in the same log file. Cannot view alerts and can not create new Domains or LogicalHosts.

Cause

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