Java Fails on Solaris 8 Due to "../jre/lib/sparc/server/libjvm.so: symbol __fmodf: referenced symbol not found" (Doc ID 1549128.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 6 to 7 [Release 6 to 7]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86 (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

The java command fails with the following error:

 

Changes

Starting with Java 6 update 35, the libjvm.so library requires libm.so to have the __fmodf symbol defined.

Cause

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