READ_IMAGE_FILE Fails to Display a Particular Image, or it Makes the Forms Runtime Crash or Hang

(Doc ID 1596339.1)

Last updated on JUNE 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version 11.1.1.4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Trying to display some particular JPG images using READ_IMAGE_FILE can fail in various ways:

a) The image is silently not shown, but the Forms session keeps running fine
or
b) The Forms session crashes and displays an error message such as:
"Frm-93652: The runtime process has terminated abnormally",
or
c) The Forms session hangs.

Changes

 Some new images are being introduced in the system. They may come from new equipment, but not necessarily.

Cause

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