Configuring Transaction Logs in the Database Results in Multiple javax.transaction.SystemException Errors on Server Shutdown

(Doc ID 1646160.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 07, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


A WLS domain is configured to write transaction log (TLOG) data to a database as per Administration Console Online Help: Configure the Transaction Log Store. The managed server using TLOGs is started up from the Admin console. This assumes that node manager is also running.

On a graceful shutdown of the managed server, initiated from the Admin Console, multiple warnings are written to the server logs such as:

This problem was reported against SOA with Weblogic Server (WLS) (PSU5), but can equally apply to standalone WLS ( PSU 5+), i.e. PSU 5 or any later PSU.


A Weblogic Server Patch Set Update (PSU) was applied to the base 10.3.6 release. The issue is introduced with PSU 5 (WLS


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