Reports Builder 12c Gives Glibc Detected *** Rwbuilder: Double Free Or Corruption (Doc ID 2123690.1)

Last updated on APRIL 07, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version 12.2.1.0.0 and later
x86_64
New Installation

Symptoms

When attempting to run "ORACLE_HOME/bin/rwbuilder" the following error occurs:

ERROR

** glibc detected *** rwbuilder: double free or corruption (fasttop): 0x000000001c159ce0 ***
======= Backtrace: =========
/lib64/libc.so.6[0x30cee714af]
/lib64/libc.so.6(cfree+0x4b)[0x30cee757ab]
/tech/ors11g/Oracle_Home/lib/libutsl.so.0(slfindfile+0x6c0)[0x2b6ce4ca3b1c]
rwbuilder(main+0x17b)[0x412143]
/lib64/libc.so.6(__libc_start_main+0xf4)[0x30cee1d9f4]
rwbuilder(nnitini+0x69)[0x411f19]
======= Memory map: ========
00400000-00453000 r-xp 00000000 fd:05 1049106 /tech/ors11g/Oracle_Home/bin/rwbuilder
00652000-0067c000 rw-p 00052000 fd:05 1049106 /tech/ors11g/Oracle_Home/bin/rwbuilder
1c151000-1c172000 rw-p 1c151000 00:00 0 [heap]
30cea00000-30cea1c000 r-xp 00000000 fd:00 1179652 /lib64/ld-2.5.so
...
2b6ce0d6d000-2b6ce0d73000 rw-p 00058000 fd:05 903497 /tech/ors11g/Oracle_Home/lib/libca.so.0
2b6ce0d73000-2b6ce0d7f000 r-xp 00000000 fd:05 903505 /tech/ors11g/Oracle_Home/lib/libmma.so.0Aborted (core dumped)



STEPS
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps after completing the installation and configuration of Oracle Reports :

  1. cd to $ORACLE_HOME/bin
  2. run rwbuilder
  3. see the error

 

Changes

New Installation of 12c

Cause

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