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WLS_FORMS and WLS_REPORTS 11g Fail to Start With 'useEcX963Encoding' Error After Upgrading to Latest JDK 6 or 7 on Solaris (Doc ID 1969733.1)

Last updated on JUNE 07, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release Oracle11g]
Oracle Forms - Version to [Release 11g]
Oracle Reports Developer - Version to [Release 11g]
Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.2 to 10.3.6
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


Forms and Reports 11g managed servers (WLS_FORMS and WLS_REPORTS) fail to start with error Unknown keyword 'useEcX963Encoding'.

Check <domain home>/servers/WLS_FORMS/logs/WLS_FORMS.log  and <domain home>/servers/WLS_REPORTS/logs/WLS_REPORTS.log


Updated JDK to a newer version i.e  JDK 6 to 7 or the latest Java 6 or Java 7 maintenance release. 

<Note 1492980.1> How to Install and Maintain the Java SE Installed or Used with FMW 11g/12c Products


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