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SQL Command line SQLcl 18.1.1 and 18.2 Fails to start On Unix OS (Doc ID 2407415.1)

Last updated on MAY 29, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 18.1 to 18.2
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This is new installation of SQLcl version 18.1.1 for AIX.
Issue is seen on all Unix operating systems.


SQLcl 18.1 on AIX fails to start with following exception:

Exception in thread "main" java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError: Could not load library. Reasons: [jansi (Not found in java.library.path)]
at org.fusesource.hawtjni.runtime.Library.doLoad(
at org.fusesource.hawtjni.runtime.Library.load(
at org.fusesource.jansi.internal.CLibrary.(
at org.fusesource.jansi.AnsiConsole.wrapOutputStream(
at org.fusesource.jansi.AnsiConsole.(
at oracle.dbtools.raptor.scriptrunner.cmdline.SqlCli.main(



 This is a new installation.


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