JDeveloper 12c Crashes at Start-up (Doc ID 1598331.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 18, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle JDeveloper - Version 12.1.2.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

For both 32bit and 64bit jDev 12.1.2.0.0, when running on some Linux (Fedora, Ubuntu, Mint and etc), crashes at start up.

Below is the output from 32bit:

 Oracle JDeveloper 12c 12.1.2.0.0
 Copyright (c) 1997, 2013, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.

#
# A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment:
#
#  SIGSEGV (0xb) at pc=0xa3e351e0, pid=16287, tid=2826627904
#
# JRE version: 7.0_15-b33
# Java VM: Java HotSpot(TM) Server VM (23.7-b01 mixed mode linux-x86 )
# Problematic frame:
# C  0xa3e351e0
#
# Failed to write core dump. Core dumps have been disabled. To enable core dumping, try "ulimit -c unlimited" before starting Java again
#
[thread -1462166720 also had an error]
# An error report file with more information is saved as:
# [thread -1462166720 also had an error]
#
# If you would like to submit a bug report, please visit:
#   http://bugreport.sun.com/bugreport/crash.jsp
#
/home/sean/Oracle/JDev121200/jdeveloper/jdev/bin/../../ide/bin/launcher.sh: line 603: 16287 Aborted                 (core dumped) ${JAVA} "${APP_VM_OPTS[@]}" ${APP_ENV_VARS} -classpath ${APP_CLASSPATH} ${APP_MAIN_CLASS} "${APP_APP_OPTS[@]}"

This does not happen to JDeveloper 11g.

Changes

 No changes. Brand new JDeveloper installation.

Cause

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