Java Especially Java in the Browser Does Not Work At All If JAVA_TOOL_OPTIONS Is Set to Value like '-agentlib:jvmhook' (Doc ID 1673109.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Java SE 7 Update 55 32-bit was installed on a Windows box.  At the end of the installation process, a browser was started for verification of the installation.
So, the following Java applet is offered to the user for verification purposes:

 

Cause

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