Java Web Start (WebStart) Fails with General Exception when Running in SSL Mode

(Doc ID 2411384.1)

Last updated on JUNE 14, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


1. Forms using JRE 8u171.

2. WebStart runs perfectly in non-SSL mode.

3. After enabling SSL on the OHS port, webstart fails with the following error:

Application Error
General Exception
Name: oracle.forms.engine.Main
ExitException: Unable to load resource:

See following figure:



 Switched from http to https (SSL)


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