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Where Can I Find the Java HotSpot Fatal Error Log (hs_err_[pid] log)? (Doc ID 1395507.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 23, 2022

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 1.3.1 to 8
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document describes where you can find the Java HotSpot Fatal Error Log File and the possible reasons for not finding the file after receiving a fatal error.


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 Current Working Directory
 Platform Independent
 Temp directory
 Solaris and GNU/Linux
 Standard Output
 Customized filename and location
 Error log file suppression
 Stack Overflow
 Additional Public Information

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