Java WebStart Application Throws 'java.util.MissingResourceException: Can't find resource for bundle com.sun.deploy.resources.Deployment Error' for Cyrillic Accounts in Java SE 8 Update 141

(Doc ID 2311126.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 08, 2017

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 7 to 8
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

A Java WebStart application throws a java.util.MissingResourceException: Can't find resource for bundle com.sun.deploy.resources.Deployment Error, if a Cyrillic account is used in Java SE 8u141.  In this instance, a 'Cyrillic account' refers to a Windows user with a non-ASCII name. This can happen with any non-ASCII character set such as Japanese or Arabic.

The application was successful with JRE 8u131 and lower versions. The issue is observed with Java SE 8u141.

The stack trace of the failing application looks similar to the following:

Changes

 

Cause

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