Crash in JDBC Driver VM on OpaqueString Method after Upgrading JavaSE 8 update 51 To 8 update 66

(Doc ID 2107583.1)

Last updated on JULY 13, 2017

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 8 to 8
Oracle WebLogic Server - Version to [Release 12c]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


On : Java SE 8 update 66, Java Runtime, GC, VM compilers

JVM crashes in JDBC driver after upgrade JDK 8u51 to 8u66

After upgrading the JDK on Solaris from 8u51 to 8u66 the JVM crashes as follows:

This issue does not occur on Windows with 8u66.
The JDBC driver in use is ojdbc7_g-

JDBC driver should not crash with JDK upgrade


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