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FMW/WLS 12.2.1 Oracle Universal Installer does not Start on HP-UX Itanium (Doc ID 2094277.1)

Last updated on MARCH 18, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version and later
Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version and later
Oracle HTTP Server - Version and later
HP-UX Itanium


The Oracle Universal Installer (OUI) is not starting while trying to install the Oracle Fusion Middleware or Oracle WebLogic Server 12c version 12.2.1 using the certified JDK 8:

/opt/java8/bin/java -d64 -jar fmw_12.


/opt/java8/bin/java -jar -d64 fmw_12.


The following is displayed from the log output:


 To initially troubleshoot, running the xclock program is successful.



This is caused by an HP JDK issue where a patch is required on HP-UX Itanium 11.31

"XOpenDisplay() fails with 64-bit applications" is fixed with PHSS_43291 X/motif.



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