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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.


Seeing following Exceptions during server startup:

<Critical> <WebLogicServer> <BEA-000386> <Server subsystem failed. Reason: java.lang.ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException
at java.lang.CharacterDataLatin1.getProperties(
at java.lang.CharacterDataLatin1.toUpperCase(
at java.lang.Character.toUpperCase(
at java.lang.Character.toUpperCase(
at com.octetstring.vde.syntax.DirectoryString.setDirectoryBytes(
at com.octetstring.vde.syntax.DirectoryString.setValue(
at com.octetstring.vde.util.LDIF.toEntry(
at com.octetstring.vde.util.LDIF.importLDIF(
at com.octetstring.vde.util.LDIF.importLDIF(
at weblogic.ldap.EmbeddedLDAP.loadInitialReplicaFile(
at weblogic.ldap.EmbeddedLDAP.start(
<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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