Managed Server Fails To Start with <BEA-000386> <Server subsystem failed. Reason: java.lang.ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException

(Doc ID 2318631.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 30, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Seeing following Exceptions during server startup:

<Critical> <WebLogicServer> <BEA-000386> <Server subsystem failed. Reason: java.lang.ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException
java.lang.ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException
at java.lang.CharacterDataLatin1.getProperties(CharacterDataLatin1.java:72)
at java.lang.CharacterDataLatin1.toUpperCase(CharacterDataLatin1.java:146)
at java.lang.Character.toUpperCase(Character.java:6208)
at java.lang.Character.toUpperCase(Character.java:6179)
at com.octetstring.vde.syntax.DirectoryString.setDirectoryBytes(DirectoryString.java:102)
at com.octetstring.vde.syntax.DirectoryString.setValue(DirectoryString.java:384)
at com.octetstring.vde.util.LDIF.toEntry(LDIF.java:463)
at com.octetstring.vde.util.LDIF.importLDIF(LDIF.java:275)
at com.octetstring.vde.util.LDIF.importLDIF(LDIF.java:235)
at weblogic.ldap.EmbeddedLDAP.loadInitialReplicaFile(EmbeddedLDAP.java:1415)
at weblogic.ldap.EmbeddedLDAP.start(EmbeddedLDAP.java:328)
at weblogic.t3.srvr.SubsystemRequest.run(SubsystemRequest.java:64)
at weblogic.work.ExecuteThread.execute(ExecuteThread.java:252)
at weblogic.work.ExecuteThread.run(ExecuteThread.java:221)
>
<Oct 14, 2017 10:24:53 AM EEST> <Notice> <WebLogicServer> <BEA-000365> <Server state changed to FAILED>
<Oct 14, 2017 10:24:53 AM EEST> <Error> <WebLogicServer> <BEA-000383> <A critical service failed. The server will shut itself down>
<Oct 14, 2017 10:24:53 AM EEST> <Notice> <WebLogicServer> <BEA-000365> <Server state changed to FORCE_SHUTTING_DOWN>

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Cause

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