Java Crashes in libfontmanager.so:Java_sun_font_FileFont_freeScaler (Doc ID 1918803.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle JRockit - Version R27.5 and later
Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 1.5.0 and later
Generic UNIX

Symptoms

The Java Virtual Machine (JVM) crashes in a native library and function.  Below is an excerpt from a HotSpot error log:

 

#
# A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment:
#
# SIGSEGV (0xb) at pc=0x00002aaabc3b2d9d, pid=24501, tid=1126127936
#
# JRE version: 6.0_33-b03
# Java VM: Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (20.8-b03 mixed mode linux-amd64 compressed oops)
# Problematic frame:
# C [libfontmanager.so+0x41d9d] Java_sun_font_FileFont_freeScaler+0x8d
#
# If you would like to submit a bug report, please visit:
# http://java.sun.com/webapps/bugreport/crash.jsp
# The crash happened outside the Java Virtual Machine in native code.
# See problematic frame for where to report the bug.
#

 

Cause

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