The jmap Tool Fails With an "Unable to open door: target process not responding or HotSpot VM not loaded" Error (Doc ID 1994244.1)

Last updated on MAY 05, 2016

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 8 and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86 (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

On Solaris or Linux, jmap can sometimes fail with the following error:

 

Cause

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