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

(Doc ID 1395507.1)

Last updated on APRIL 16, 2017

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.


Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms